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The Resource The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game, Edward Achorn

The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game, Edward Achorn

Label
The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game
Title
The summer of beer and whiskey
Title remainder
how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game
Statement of responsibility
Edward Achorn
Title variation
Summer of beer and whiskey
Title variation remainder
how brewers, barkeeps, actors, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball Americas game
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how a German-born biergarten owner who knew nothing about baseball bought the St. Louis Browns baseball team in an effort to sell more beer and unwittingly formed the American League and revitalized the sport
Summary
A journalist and Pulitzer Prize finalist describes how a German-born biergarten owner who knew nothing about baseball bought the St. Louis Browns baseball team in an effort to sell more beer and unwittingly formed the American League and revitalized the sport
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10175959
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achorn, Edward
Dewey number
796.3570973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV875.A57
LC item number
.A35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Association (Baseball league : 1882-1891)
  • Baseball
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how brewers, barkeeps, actors, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game
Label
The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game, Edward Achorn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-298) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20063256
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 318 pages
Isbn
9781610392600
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013000200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn811598827
  • (OCoLC)811598827
Label
The summer of beer and whiskey : how brewers, barkeeps, rowdies, immigrants, and a wild pennant fight made baseball America's game, Edward Achorn
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-298) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20063256
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 318 pages
Isbn
9781610392600
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013000200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn811598827
  • (OCoLC)811598827

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