The Resource Becoming Babe Ruth, Matt Tavares

Becoming Babe Ruth, Matt Tavares

Label
Becoming Babe Ruth
Title
Becoming Babe Ruth
Statement of responsibility
Matt Tavares
Title variation
Babe Ruth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the childhood and formative years of the baseball icon, who learned early that life is what you make of it and to honor the place from which you came
Summary
Traces his mischievous childhood in Baltimore before his life-changing enrollment in Saint Mary's Industrial School for Boys, where a strict code of conduct and his introduction to baseball inspired his historic career
Tone
Illustration
Award
Delaware Diamonds (book award), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), 2015.
Biography type
individual biography
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10171044
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Tavares, Matt
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.R8
LC item number
T38 2013
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810
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Ruth, Babe
  • St. Mary's Industrial School (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Baseball players
  • Ruth, Babe
  • St. Mary's Industrial School (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Baseball players
Target audience
primary
Label
Becoming Babe Ruth, Matt Tavares
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn812571314
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763656461
Lccn
2012942357
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)812571314
Label
Becoming Babe Ruth, Matt Tavares
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn812571314
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780763656461
Lccn
2012942357
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)812571314

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