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The pride of the Yankees : Lou Gehrig, Gary Cooper, and the making of a classic / Richard Sandomir.

Sandomir, Richard, (author.).

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 791.4372 SAND (Text) 39391006820177 Nonfiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 791.43 SAN (Text) 70741000146465 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 791.43 SAN (Text) 50577011084411 Adult New Books Checked out 12/19/2017
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 791.4372 SANDOMIR (Text) 33946003244485 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316355056
  • ISBN: 0316355054
  • Physical Description: viii, 293 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [265]-280) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A brilliant career, a tragic death -- Hollywood beckons the widow Gehrig -- The tears of a mogul -- In search of Lou Gehrig -- Babe on film -- Not all Yankees welcome -- The producer and the star -- Eleanor: defender of Lou's legacy -- Teresa Wright will not do cheesecake! -- Becoming Lou: Cooper learns to play baseball -- Did Cooper, a right-hander, become Gehrig, a left-hander? -- Mama's boy -- "Lou seems to have become more Gary Cooper than Lou Gehrig" -- Words for all time -- A screening -- "Luckiest man" in the South Pacific -- Epilogue: Cooper says good-bye.
Summary, etc.: The New York times award-winning sports columnist shares the behind-the-scenes story of how the classic film "Pride of the Yankees" came to be created.
Subject: Gehrig, Lou, 1903-1941
Cooper, Gary, 1901-1961
Pride of the Yankees (Motion picture)

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