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Title What baseball means to me [electronic resource] : a celebration of our national pastime / edited by Curt Smith and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
Publication New York, NY : Warner Books, [2002]
Copyright date ©2002
Description 1 online resource (269 pages) : illustrations (some color).
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Note "Essays by Ernie Banks, Dave Barry, Tom Brokaw, George W. Bush, Rudy Giuliani, Doris Kearns Goodwin, W.P. Kinsella, David Maraniss, Pedro Martinez, Jon Miller, Dan Rather, Rick Reilly, Ann W. Richards, Tim Russert, Vin Scully, Bob Uecker, Ted Williams --and more than one hundred others"--Jacket.
Contents Batter Up X -- Bob Allen 2 -- Marty Appel 4 -- Norman R. Augustine 6 -- James A. Baker III 7 -- Ernie Banks 8 -- Fred Barnes 9 -- Dave Barry 11 -- Griffin B. Bell 12 -- Corbin Bernsen 12 -- David E. Birney 14 -- James J. Blanchard 18 -- Michael Bolton 20 -- Julian Bond 23 -- Pat Boone 24 -- Thomas Bowden 25 -- Bill Bradley 25 -- John Branca 26 -- Christine Brennan 28 -- Bob Brinker 30 -- Mike Brito 32 -- Tom Brokaw 34 -- Heywood Hale Broun 35 -- Patrick J. Buchanan 37 -- Jack Buck 38 -- Joe Buck 39 -- Tom Burgoyne 40 -- George Bush 43 -- George W. Bush 44 -- Frank Capparelli 47 -- Skip Caray 48 -- Bob Carpenter 49 -- Jimmy Carter 51 -- Jack Cavanaugh 52 -- Jerry Coleman 56 -- Bob Costas 58 -- Clive Cussler 58 -- Robert A. Daly 60 -- Frank Deford 61 -- Tom DeFrank 62 -- Mike Ditka 64 -- Robert Dole 64 -- Tom Dreesen 66 -- Michael Dukakis 67 -- Thomas Eagleton 69 -- Bob Edwards 70 -- Edward Cardinal Egan 71 -- Dick Enberg 72 -- Mike Eruzione 73 -- Lisa Fernandez 73 -- Jean Picker Firstenberg 74 -- George Fisher 76 -- Marlin Fitzwater 77 -- Joel Fox 79 -- John Franzen 80 -- Ron Fraser 81 -- Doug Gamble 84 -- Rudolph W. Giuliani 85 -- Bill Goff 89 -- Nancy Gold 90 -- Doris Kearns Goodwin 91 -- Robert Goulet 94 -- Curt Gowdy 96 -- Bud Greenspan 98 -- Gilbert M. Grosvenor 98 -- Steve Guttenberg 100 -- Monty Hall 101 -- Milo Hamilton 103 -- Marvin Hamlisch 104 -- Ernie Harwell 107 -- John Havlicek 110 -- Ed Hearn 112 -- Philip R. Hochberg 114 -- Pat Hughes 116 -- Kay Bailey Hutchison 118 -- Dick Irvin 119 -- Monte Irvin 120 -- Dan Jansen 122 -- S. Charles Jeter 123 -- Roger Kahn 124 -- Larry King 125 -- W. P. Kinsella 126 -- Paul Kirk 126 -- Charles C. Koones 127 -- Leonard Koppett 128 -- Bowie Kuhn 129 -- Emeril Lagasse 131 -- Frankie Laine 132 -- Julius LaRosa 133 -- Jack Larson 135 -- Dan LeBatard 137 -- Elmore Leonard 141 -- Michael Levine 141 -- Hal Linden 143 -- Patti LuPone 143 -- Jeffrey Lyons 145 -- Johnny Majors 148 -- David Maraniss 149 -- Juan Marichal 151 -- Pedro Martinez 152 -- Eugene McCarthy 153 -- Tim McCarver 154 -- James M. McPherson 156 -- Robert Merrill 157 -- Ray Meyer 160 -- Robert H. Michel 161 -- Jon Miller 162 -- Billy Mills 164 -- Omar Minaya 165 -- George J. Mitchell 166 -- Reg Murphy 168 -- Ty Murray 169 -- Phil Mushnick 169 -- LeRoy Neiman 172 -- Martin F. Nolan 173 -- Dan Pastorini 174 -- Robert Pierpoint 176 -- Madelyn Pilkington 177 -- David Plaut 177 -- Dan Quayle 179 -- Rob and Sally Rains 180 -- Dan Rather 182 -- Rick Reilly 184 -- Ann W. Richards 186 -- Phil Rizzuto 187 -- Evan Roberts 189 -- Brooks Robinson 190 -- Diann Roffe-Steinrotter 191 -- Tim Russert 191 -- Pat Sajak 192 -- Richard Sandomir 193 -- Vidal Sassoon 196 -- Dick Schaap 197 -- Jim Schmakel 198 -- William Schulz 200 -- Vin Scully 202 -- Allan H. (Bud) Selig 203 -- Wendy Selig-Prieb 205 -- Donna E. Shalala 206 -- Charlie Sheen 207 -- Martin Sheen 209 -- Bob Sheppard 211 -- Hugh Sidey 212 -- Naomi Silver 213 -- Burt Solomon 215 -- Mickey Spillane 216 -- Charley Steiner 217 -- John H. Sununu 218 -- James W. Symington 221 -- Chuck Thompson 222 -- Billy Bob Thornton 225 -- Bob Trumpy 226 -- Peter V. Ueberroth 227 -- Bob Uecker 228 -- John Updike 231 -- George Vecsey 232 -- Dick Vitale 235 -- Eli Wallach 236 -- John A. Walsh 237 -- Tom Watson 242 -- Paul White 244 -- Sean Wilentz 246 -- George F. Will 247 -- Juan Williams 250 -- Ted Williams 252 -- James Q. Wilson 256 -- George Winston 257 -- Bob Wolff 260 -- Teresa Wright 261 -- Brock Yates 263 -- Masato Yoshii 264 -- Fuzzy Zoeller 267 -- John Zogby 267 -- Extra Innings 269 -- The Manager 270.
Summary A magnificent tribute to America's favorite pastime, filled with stunning photos and artwork, features an abundance of original essays by baseball's most renowned fans including Ernie Banks, Dave Barry, Tom Brokaw, George W. Bush, Rudy Giuliani, Bob Uecker, and Ann Richards.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Baseball -- United States -- Anecdotes.
Baseball. (OCoLC)fst00827904
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Electronic books.
Anecdotes. (OCoLC)fst01423876
Addl. Author Smith, Curt.
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: What baseball means to me. New York, NY : Warner Books, c2002 0446527491 (DLC) 2002100281 (OCoLC)49796911
ISBN 9781599958118 (electronic bk.)
1599958112 (electronic bk.)

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