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The Resource Stadium games : fifty years of big league greed and bush league boondoggles, Jay Weiner

Stadium games : fifty years of big league greed and bush league boondoggles, Jay Weiner

Label
Stadium games : fifty years of big league greed and bush league boondoggles
Title
Stadium games
Title remainder
fifty years of big league greed and bush league boondoggles
Statement of responsibility
Jay Weiner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Stadium Games, veteran Minneapolis Star Tribune reporter Jay Weiner analyzes Minnesota's fifty-year history with pro sports and the issues contributing to the bid for a new stadium for the Minnesota Twins, along the way providing a big-picture evaluation of national sports economics
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
IOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiner, Jay
Dewey number
796/.06/8776579
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GV716
LC item number
.W43 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Professional sports
  • Stadiums
  • Sports franchises
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • GAMES
  • TRAVEL
  • HISTORY
  • Professional sports
  • Sports franchises
  • Stadiums
  • Minnesota
Label
Stadium games : fifty years of big league greed and bush league boondoggles, Jay Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
If you build it : Minnesota's quest to become major league -- Something to cheer for : the Met welcomes the Vikings and the Twins -- Where the sun don't shine : Calvin and Max move under the teflon sky -- I'm only human : understanding Carl Pohlad -- Off target : Norm's stars go South along with Harv and Marv's fortunes -- I gotta get me one of these : Carl's edifice complex -- Falling in love with the deal : the governor's men go to bat for Carl -- Spilling the beans : the Twins' crime of omission -- It sure looked like a loan : Carl's "contribution" hits the fan -- Holding up the Indians : Arne plays the race card -- Leaving it to Beaver : the special session fake out -- "Baseball lives if you push green" : the public calls Carl's bluff -- Resuscitating the deal : Norm and Sharon wrestle for riverfront baseball -- Building a public trust : striking a fair deal with pro sports
Control code
232159920
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 503 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816634347
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780816634347
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbmcn8
  • 1cf8bd9d-35ae-4883-977e-62549d036108
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159920
Label
Stadium games : fifty years of big league greed and bush league boondoggles, Jay Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
If you build it : Minnesota's quest to become major league -- Something to cheer for : the Met welcomes the Vikings and the Twins -- Where the sun don't shine : Calvin and Max move under the teflon sky -- I'm only human : understanding Carl Pohlad -- Off target : Norm's stars go South along with Harv and Marv's fortunes -- I gotta get me one of these : Carl's edifice complex -- Falling in love with the deal : the governor's men go to bat for Carl -- Spilling the beans : the Twins' crime of omission -- It sure looked like a loan : Carl's "contribution" hits the fan -- Holding up the Indians : Arne plays the race card -- Leaving it to Beaver : the special session fake out -- "Baseball lives if you push green" : the public calls Carl's bluff -- Resuscitating the deal : Norm and Sharon wrestle for riverfront baseball -- Building a public trust : striking a fair deal with pro sports
Control code
232159920
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 503 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816634347
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780816634347
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbmcn8
  • 1cf8bd9d-35ae-4883-977e-62549d036108
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232159920

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