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The Resource Forever blue : the true story of Walter O'Malley, baseball's most controversial owner, and the Dodgers of Brooklyn and Los Angeles, Michael D'Antonio

Forever blue : the true story of Walter O'Malley, baseball's most controversial owner, and the Dodgers of Brooklyn and Los Angeles, Michael D'Antonio

Label
Forever blue : the true story of Walter O'Malley, baseball's most controversial owner, and the Dodgers of Brooklyn and Los Angeles
Title
Forever blue
Title remainder
the true story of Walter O'Malley, baseball's most controversial owner, and the Dodgers of Brooklyn and Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Michael D'Antonio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A profile of the enigmatic owner of the Dodgers chronicles the Tammany Hall origins that enabled him to become wealthy during the Depression, his clashes with power broker Robert Moses, and how the team's relocation and stadium construction shaped Los Angeles
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
D'Antonio, Michael
Dewey number
  • 796.357/64092
  • B
  • 921
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Malley, Walter
  • O'Malley, Walter
  • O'Malley, Walter F.
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)
  • Baseball team owners
  • Baseball team owners
  • Baseball
  • United States
Label
Forever blue : the true story of Walter O'Malley, baseball's most controversial owner, and the Dodgers of Brooklyn and Los Angeles, Michael D'Antonio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Riverhead Books, ©2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Two O'Malleys -- 2. A man about New York -- 3. The Dodger business -- 4. Rickey, O'Malley, and Smith -- 5. O'Malley's Dodgers -- 6. O'Malley's rules -- 7. California calls -- 8. Wow! Wow! Wow! -- 9. Last-ditch stand -- 10. O'Malley's choice -- 11. The battle of Chavez Ravine -- 12. El Dorado
Control code
1579944
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
Extent
385 pages
Isbn
9781594484414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594484414
  • (OCoLC)426803912
Label
Forever blue : the true story of Walter O'Malley, baseball's most controversial owner, and the Dodgers of Brooklyn and Los Angeles, Michael D'Antonio
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Riverhead Books, ©2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Two O'Malleys -- 2. A man about New York -- 3. The Dodger business -- 4. Rickey, O'Malley, and Smith -- 5. O'Malley's Dodgers -- 6. O'Malley's rules -- 7. California calls -- 8. Wow! Wow! Wow! -- 9. Last-ditch stand -- 10. O'Malley's choice -- 11. The battle of Chavez Ravine -- 12. El Dorado
Control code
1579944
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Riverhead trade paperback edition.
Extent
385 pages
Isbn
9781594484414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594484414
  • (OCoLC)426803912

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