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The Resource Branch Rickey : a life, by Jimmy Breslin, (sound recording)

Branch Rickey : a life, by Jimmy Breslin, (sound recording)

Label
Branch Rickey : a life
Title
Branch Rickey
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
by Jimmy Breslin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A bestselling author remembers the man who integrated baseball. The idea of integrating baseball began as a dream in the mind of Branch Rickey. In 1947, as president and general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, he defied racism on and off the field to bring Jackie Robinson into the major leagues, changing the sport and the nation forever
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Breslin, Jimmy
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrateed by Dick Hill
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hill, Dick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rickey, Branch
  • Baseball team owners
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Branch Rickey : a life, by Jimmy Breslin, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn656450951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400119592
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)656450951
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Branch Rickey : a life, by Jimmy Breslin, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn656450951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400119592
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)656450951
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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