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The Resource Roger Maris : baseball's reluctant hero, Tom Clavin and Danny Peary

Roger Maris : baseball's reluctant hero, Tom Clavin and Danny Peary

Label
Roger Maris : baseball's reluctant hero
Title
Roger Maris
Title remainder
baseball's reluctant hero
Statement of responsibility
Tom Clavin and Danny Peary
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clavin, Thomas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Peary, Danny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maris, Roger
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team)
  • Baseball players
Label
Roger Maris : baseball's reluctant hero, Tom Clavin and Danny Peary
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-406) and index
Contents
Prologue : October 1, 1961 -- The Marases and Mariches -- Leaving Minnesota -- Family turmoil -- Settling in Fargo -- A schoolboy sensation -- A pro -- Making a name for himself -- Defiance -- A title and a wedding ring -- The rookie -- Traded -- At home in Kansas City -- The all-star -- The new Yankee -- An instant star -- A pennant -- The MVP -- The M&M boys -- Challenging Ruth -- The asterisk -- The unrelenting press -- Down the stretch -- Babe Ruth's ghost -- Making history -- World champions -- The burden of celebrity -- The unappreciated superstar -- A second ring -- The villain -- Breaking down -- The Yankees' last hurrah -- The betrayal -- Rock bottom -- Redemption in St. Louis -- The final season -- Family man -- Number 9 -- The final out -- The legacy -- Appendix : 61 in 1961 ; career stats
Control code
15936950
Extent
x, 422 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416589297
Lccn
2009039722
Other physical details
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Label
Roger Maris : baseball's reluctant hero, Tom Clavin and Danny Peary
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-406) and index
Contents
Prologue : October 1, 1961 -- The Marases and Mariches -- Leaving Minnesota -- Family turmoil -- Settling in Fargo -- A schoolboy sensation -- A pro -- Making a name for himself -- Defiance -- A title and a wedding ring -- The rookie -- Traded -- At home in Kansas City -- The all-star -- The new Yankee -- An instant star -- A pennant -- The MVP -- The M&M boys -- Challenging Ruth -- The asterisk -- The unrelenting press -- Down the stretch -- Babe Ruth's ghost -- Making history -- World champions -- The burden of celebrity -- The unappreciated superstar -- A second ring -- The villain -- Breaking down -- The Yankees' last hurrah -- The betrayal -- Rock bottom -- Redemption in St. Louis -- The final season -- Family man -- Number 9 -- The final out -- The legacy -- Appendix : 61 in 1961 ; career stats
Control code
15936950
Extent
x, 422 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416589297
Lccn
2009039722
Other physical details
ill.

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