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Falkner, David

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Works: 17 works in 52 publications in 2 languages and 6,766 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Manuscripts 
Classifications: GV865.R6, B
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Most widely held works by David Falkner
Great time coming : the life of Jackie Robinson, from baseball to Birmingham by David Falkner( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 1,590 libraries worldwide
Brings to life Jack Roosevelt Robinson, the man, a flesh-and-blood crusader whose humanity, passion, doubts, and fears are too often overlooked in the history-book treatment of his accomplishments
The last hero : the life of Mickey Mantle by David Falkner( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Portrays the life and career of the legendary baseball star, from his childhood in the mining towns of Oklahoma through his rise to baseball fame, and finally his tragic death from cancer
Russell rules : 11 lessons on leadership from the twentieth century's greatest winner by Bill Russell( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 663 libraries worldwide
The Celtic great offers his insights on leadership and teamwork
The last Yankee : the turbulent life of Billy Martin by David Falkner( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Joe Morgan : a life in baseball by Joe Morgan( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 538 libraries worldwide
baseball read with the spark that made Joe Morgan the winningest player of his time
Nine sides of the diamond : baseball's great glove men on the fine art of defense by David Falkner( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
An examination of the nine fielding positions as told through the experiences of great players including Honus Wagner, Brooks Robinson, Willie Mays, and Keith Hernandez
The short season : the hard work and high times of baseball in the spring by David Falkner( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
LT, living on the edge by Lawrence Taylor( Book )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
For you, Hank : the story of Hank Gathers and Bo Kimble by Bo Kimble( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
them survive Philly's mean streets; and encouraged by Loyola's Dave Spencer, who pushed them to work to their potentials. It was a friendship that ended in tragedy and triumphed in love. For upon Hank's death Bo found himself alone, but inspired by his friend's dreams. From his first left-handed free throw tribute to Hank at the NCAA finals to his place in the NBA on the L. A. Clippers, Bo has fulfilled his vow to carry on the vision he and Hank shared all their lives
Sadaharu Oh : a Zen way of baseball by Sadaharu Ō( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
This paper discusses the life of Sadaharu Oh during his baseball career. The prologue and chapter 6 are the only items included
Great time coming [the life of Jackie Robinson] by David Falkner( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
As Falkner traces the development of Jackie Robinson's natural skill and tireless dedication, he focuses on the strengths that earned Robinson a unique place on the diamond and in the struggle for civil rights
The last hero the life of Mickey Mantle by David Falkner( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Examines the life of baseball great Mickey Mantle from several perspectives, providing a perceptive look at the man, the athlete, and the American phenomenon
Russell rules [11 lessons on leadership from the twentieth century's greatest winner] by Bill Russell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The star center of the Boston Celtics reveals the eleven essential steps to attaining success in one's professional and personal life, offering the insights, memories, and enduring philosophy that made him a star
Russell rules by Bill Russell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Russell rules 11 lessons on leadership from the 20th century's greatest champion by Bill Russell( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
More than any other sports figure of the modern era, Bill Russell combined sheer athletic dominance with a depth of character that truly set him apart, both on and off the basketball court. In Russell rules, the Boston Celtics legend shares his personal life lessons --11 essential steps that can empower anyone to become a winner in their professional and personal lives. Leadership and teamwork are the twin towers of Russell's personal philosophy, and in Russell rules he talks about them not as abstract concepts, but as a day-to-day elements of a successful life. He speaks with authority of how the great Celtics teams of the 1960s not only nurtured the basketball skills of their individual players, but created an environment in which those skills could be best expressed--and of how the principles he learned have influenced him in every aspect of his life, from being a single father raising a daughter to becoming a successful coach and mentor to others
Russell rules 11 lessons on leadership from the twentieth century's greatest winner by Bill Russell( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Boston Celtics legend shares his personal life lessons --11 essential steps that can empower anyone to become a winner in their professional and personal lives. Leadership and teamwork are the twin towers of Russell's personal philosophy, and in Russell rules he talks about them not as abstract concepts, but as a day-to-day elements of a successful life. He speaks with authority of how the great Celtics teams of the 1960s not only nurtured the basketball skills of their individual players, but created an environment in which those skills could be best expressed--and of how the principles he learned have influenced him in every aspect of his life, from being a single father raising a daughter to becoming a successful coach and mentor to others
 
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