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The Resource Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius

Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius

Label
Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman
Title
Charlie Finley
Title remainder
the outrageous story of baseball's super showman
Statement of responsibility
G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius
Title variation
Charlie Finley
Title variation remainder
the outrageous story of baseballs super showman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A profile of the colorful former owner and general manager of the Oakland A's describes the tuberculosis that ended his athletic ambitions, his contributions to the team's historic wins, and the contradictory personality that led to his controversial team breakdown
Biography type
individual biography
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360430
Cataloging source
DLC
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Green, G. Michael
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.F43
LC item number
G74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Launius, Roger D
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True
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  • Finley, Charles Oscar
  • Baseball team owners
  • Oakland Athletics (Baseball team)
Target audience
adult
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the outrageous story of baseball's super showman
Label
Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
October 14, 1973 -- s + s = s -- The savior of Kansas City? -- In the doldrums -- Endgame in Kansas City -- Oakland A's rising -- On top of the world -- Repeat/three-peat -- Catfish swims away -- Life after Catfish -- Finley's firesale -- Finley vs. Kuhn -- Charlie O's last stand -- Life after baseball
Control code
2010002645
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780802717450
Lccn
2010002645
Label
Charlie Finley : the outrageous story of baseball's super showman, G. Michael Green and Roger D. Launius
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
October 14, 1973 -- s + s = s -- The savior of Kansas City? -- In the doldrums -- Endgame in Kansas City -- Oakland A's rising -- On top of the world -- Repeat/three-peat -- Catfish swims away -- Life after Catfish -- Finley's firesale -- Finley vs. Kuhn -- Charlie O's last stand -- Life after baseball
Control code
2010002645
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780802717450
Lccn
2010002645

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