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The big fella : Babe Ruth and the world he created / Jane Leavy.

Leavy, Jane, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 20 of 31 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

6 current holds with 31 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B RUTH LEA (Text) 34207002196922 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Checked out 01/21/2019
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria B RUT (Text) 37521530906926 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B RUTH B (Text) 33118000186600 Adult: New Book Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton B RUTH (Text) 36806002091625 NEW ITEMS Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver BIO RUTH-B LEAVY-J (Text) 34304000917460 Adult - Biography Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B Rut (Text) 32604000205605 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza BIO RUTH babe (Text) 840191002532573 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction In process -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 796.357 LEA (Text) 33187004448730 Nonfiction Checked out 01/30/2019
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO RUTH (Text) 32826014163703 New Books Checked out 01/23/2019
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 796.3570 LEAV (Text) 39213000856058 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062380227
  • Physical Description: xxx, 620 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [513]-591) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Prologue: June 13, 1902, Baltimore -- October 10, Providence -- October 10, aboard the New York Central to Manhattan -- October 11, Trenton -- October 12, Cityline -- October 13, Asbury Park -- October 13-14, aboard the Manhattan Limited to Lima -- October 15, Kansas City, Missouri -- October 16, Omaha -- October 17, aboard the Rock Island Line to Des Moines -- October 18, Sioux City -- October 19, Denver -- October 21-22, Bay area -- October 23, Bay area II -- October 25, Marysville -- October 26, San Jose -- October 28, San Diego -- October 29, Fresno -- October 30, Los Angeles -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
A portrait of Babe Ruth and his partnership with business manager Christy Walsh traces how their strategies, achievements and notoriety established a blueprint for modern athletic stardom.
Subject: Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948.
Outfielders (Baseball) > United States > Biography.
Baseball players > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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