The Resource Cuba loves baseball : a photographic journey, Ira Block ; [forewords by] Bob Costas, Sigfredo Barros., (ebook)

Cuba loves baseball : a photographic journey, Ira Block ; [forewords by] Bob Costas, Sigfredo Barros., (ebook)

Label
Cuba loves baseball : a photographic journey
Title
Cuba loves baseball
Title remainder
a photographic journey
Statement of responsibility
Ira Block ; [forewords by] Bob Costas, Sigfredo Barros.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
According to the New York Times, Cuba is at an historic turning point. As Cuba catches up with political and economic changes, baseball will inevitably catch up and change as well. In Cuba Loves Baseball, photographer Ira Block, who has spent the past three years photographing the culture of Cuba through baseball, has assembled more than one hundred images of baseball players of all ages. In doing so, Block helps to preserve baseball's enduring presence in Cuba. The colorful photos cover everything from grass roots baseball to the pro teams, from portraits of old-timers to children playing baseball in the streets, and from exuberant fans at stadiums to vendors selling traditional food before the games. Cuba Loves Baseball incorporates sport with culture in a country that has been "closed" for so many years. It makes the perfect gift for sports fans, people interested in Cuba and travel, men and women who played baseball as children in cities or rural areas, and parents who have children playing baseball now
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Block, Ira
Dewey number
796.357097291
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Baseball
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Cuba loves baseball : a photographic journey, Ira Block ; [forewords by] Bob Costas, Sigfredo Barros., (ebook)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510730441
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12357281
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357281
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cuba loves baseball : a photographic journey, Ira Block ; [forewords by] Bob Costas, Sigfredo Barros., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510730441
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12357281
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357281
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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