The Resource Stan the man : the life and times of Stan Musial, Wayne Stewart, (electronic resource)

Stan the man : the life and times of Stan Musial, Wayne Stewart, (electronic resource)

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Stan the man : the life and times of Stan Musial
Title
Stan the man
Title remainder
the life and times of Stan Musial
Statement of responsibility
Wayne Stewart
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Language
eng
Summary
Broad in scope and deep in analysis, this biography of Stan Musial details not only the personality and the accomplishments of the man, but artfully examines his life against the backdrop of the Great Depression, which the already-impoverished Musial family endured. It looks at Stans support racial integration in baseball, as well as the tragedy that struck his hometown of Donora, Pennsylvania, and claimed many lives, including his fathers. The slew of never-before-published material and revealing anecdotes gained through numerous exclusive interviews with former classmates, relatives, friends, teammates, and contemporaries allow this book to shed fresh light on the legendary Musial while making the book a must-read for all baseball fans. This updated, paperback edition includes a new, commemorative section written after Musials passing
Summary
Details the personality and accomplishments of the greatest player in Cardinals baseball history and casts his life against the backdrop of American history
Biography type
individual biography
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351942
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Stewart, Wayne
Dewey number
796.357092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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Baseball players
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adult
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the life and times of Stan Musial
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Stan the man : the life and times of Stan Musial, Wayne Stewart, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11312958
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781623688677
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11312958
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Stan the man : the life and times of Stan Musial, Wayne Stewart, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11312958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781623688677
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11312958
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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