The Resource Nine innings, Daniel Okrent, (ebook)

Nine innings, Daniel Okrent, (ebook)

Label
Nine innings
Title
Nine innings
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Okrent
Title variation
  • 9 innings
  • Aatomy of a baseball game
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
You'll never watch baseball the same way again. A timeless baseball classic and a must read for any fan worthy of the name, Nine Innings dissects a single baseball game played in June 1982 -- inning by inning, play by play. Daniel Okrent, a seasoned writer and lifelong fan, chose as his subject a Milwaukee Brewers Baltimore Orioles matchup, though it could have been any game, because, as Okrent reveals, the essence of baseball, no matter where or when it's played, has been and will always be the same. In this particular moment of baseball history you will discover myriad aspects of the sport that are crucial to its nature but so often invisible to the fans -- the hidden language of catchers' signals, the physiology of pitching, the balance sheet of a club owner, the gait of a player stepping up to the plate. With the purity of heart and unwavering attention to detail that characterize our national pastime; Okrent goes straight to the core of the world's greatest game. You'll never watch baseball the same way again
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1948-
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Okrent, Daniel
Dewey number
796.357/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Milwaukee Brewers (Baseball team)
  • Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team)
  • Baseball
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Nine innings, Daniel Okrent, (ebook)
Link
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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
9780547527529
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12018542
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12018542
System control number
MWT12018542
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Nine innings, Daniel Okrent, (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
9780547527529
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12018542
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12018542
System control number
MWT12018542
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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