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The Resource Level playing fields : how the groundskeeping Murphy brothers shaped baseball, Peter Morris

Level playing fields : how the groundskeeping Murphy brothers shaped baseball, Peter Morris

Label
Level playing fields : how the groundskeeping Murphy brothers shaped baseball
Title
Level playing fields
Title remainder
how the groundskeeping Murphy brothers shaped baseball
Statement of responsibility
Peter Morris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most baseball fans want to hear about stellar players and spectacular plays, statistics and storied franchises. Level Playing Fields sheds light on a usually unnoticed facet of the game, introducing fans and historians alike to the real fundamentals of baseball: dirt and grass
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, Peter
Dewey number
796.357/06/873
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV879.5
LC item number
.M67 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball fields
  • Baseball
  • Baseball fields
  • Baseball fields
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Baseball
  • Baseball fields
  • Baseball fields
  • Baseball fields
  • United States
Label
Level playing fields : how the groundskeeping Murphy brothers shaped baseball, Peter Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the dirt beneath the fingernails -- Invisible men -- The pursuit of pleasures under difficulties -- Inside baseball -- Who'll stop the rain? -- A diamond situated in a river bottom -- Tom Murphy's crime -- Return to exposition park -- No suitable ground on the island -- John Murphy of the polo grounds -- Marlin Springs -- The later years -- The Murphys' legacy -- Epilogue -- Afterword: cold cases -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
122929733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 184 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803207363
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)122929733
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Level playing fields : how the groundskeeping Murphy brothers shaped baseball, Peter Morris
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-178) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the dirt beneath the fingernails -- Invisible men -- The pursuit of pleasures under difficulties -- Inside baseball -- Who'll stop the rain? -- A diamond situated in a river bottom -- Tom Murphy's crime -- Return to exposition park -- No suitable ground on the island -- John Murphy of the polo grounds -- Marlin Springs -- The later years -- The Murphys' legacy -- Epilogue -- Afterword: cold cases -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
122929733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 184 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803207363
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)122929733
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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