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The Resource "If you were only white" : the life of Leroy "Satchel" Paige, Donald Spivey

"If you were only white" : the life of Leroy "Satchel" Paige, Donald Spivey

Label
"If you were only white" : the life of Leroy "Satchel" Paige
Title
"If you were only white"
Title remainder
the life of Leroy "Satchel" Paige
Statement of responsibility
Donald Spivey
Title variation
Leroy "Satchel" Paige
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the legacy of Satchel Paige--an entertainer, a showman and crowd-pleaser, and a wizard with a baseball whose artistry and antics on the mound brought fans out in the thousands to ballparks across the country
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spivey, Donald
Dewey number
  • 796.357092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sports and American culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paige, Satchel
  • Baseball players
  • African American baseball players
  • Pitchers (Baseball)
  • Discrimination in sports
  • Negro leagues
Label
"If you were only white" : the life of Leroy "Satchel" Paige, Donald Spivey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 283-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Without a satchel -- On the mount -- "If you were only white" --Turning the Paige -- Blackballing the Great Depression -- How the West was won -- Baseball diplomacy -- The fugitive -- Lazarus -- Double V -- Integration -- Center stage in the white arena -- Ninth inning -- Extra innings
Control code
880301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 347 pages
Isbn
9780826219787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780826219787
  • (OCoLC)767565928
Label
"If you were only white" : the life of Leroy "Satchel" Paige, Donald Spivey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 283-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Without a satchel -- On the mount -- "If you were only white" --Turning the Paige -- Blackballing the Great Depression -- How the West was won -- Baseball diplomacy -- The fugitive -- Lazarus -- Double V -- Integration -- Center stage in the white arena -- Ninth inning -- Extra innings
Control code
880301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 347 pages
Isbn
9780826219787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780826219787
  • (OCoLC)767565928

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