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Yogi Berra : eternal Yankee, Allen Barra

Label
Yogi Berra : eternal Yankee
Title
Yogi Berra
Title remainder
eternal Yankee
Statement of responsibility
Allen Barra
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this revelatory biography, Allen Barra presents Yogi's remarkable life as never seen before, from his childhood in "Dago Hill," the Italian-American neighborhood in St. Louis, to his leading role on the 1949-53 Yankees, the only team to win five consecutive World Series, to the travails of the '64 pennant race, through his epic battles and final peace with George Steinbrenner. Features one hundred photos and countless "Yogi-isms."
Summary
Allen Barra presents the life story of baseball's most successful player, Yogi Berra. From his rough-and-tumble childhood in St. Louis to the baseball Hall of Fame, Yogi has seen his share of triumphs, as well as defeats. As the most quoted, funniest athlete of all time, Yogi's story becomes complete in this larger-than-life biography
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
303158
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.B4
LC item number
B37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
eternal Yankee
Label
Yogi Berra : eternal Yankee, Allen Barra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [429]-436) and index
Contents
King of the hill (1925-1942) -- Larry Berra, they call him Yogi (1943-1946) -- A silly hitter (1947) -- A rather strange fellow of very remarkable abilities (1948-1949) -- Mister Berra ... my assistant manager (1950-1951) -- Residue of design (1952-1953) -- The house that Yogi built (1954-1956) -- The silver age (1957-1960) -- Manage who? (1961-1964) -- It ain't over (1965-1975) -- Déjà vu all over again (1976-1985) -- Eternal Yankee (1986-)
Control code
5046896
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 451 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393062335
Lccn
2008045799
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn227016802
  • (OCoLC)227016802
Label
Yogi Berra : eternal Yankee, Allen Barra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [429]-436) and index
Contents
King of the hill (1925-1942) -- Larry Berra, they call him Yogi (1943-1946) -- A silly hitter (1947) -- A rather strange fellow of very remarkable abilities (1948-1949) -- Mister Berra ... my assistant manager (1950-1951) -- Residue of design (1952-1953) -- The house that Yogi built (1954-1956) -- The silver age (1957-1960) -- Manage who? (1961-1964) -- It ain't over (1965-1975) -- Déjà vu all over again (1976-1985) -- Eternal Yankee (1986-)
Control code
5046896
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxvii, 451 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393062335
Lccn
2008045799
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn227016802
  • (OCoLC)227016802

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