Take me out to the ballgame

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Four Winds Press ;
Pub. Date:
c1993.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Description
In this rendering of the beloved song Take Me Out to the Ballgame, Jim Burke captures an exciting era of America's favorite pastime - as well as the incredible story of one controversial contest that went down in the history books: In 1908, the year the anthem was written, one of the all-time most memorable match-ups in baseball history occurred when the New York Giants faced the reigning World Series champion Chicago Cubs with their greatest weapon - Christy Mathewson, the greatest pitcher in Giants history and America's first true sports superstar.Filled with fan-pleasing trivia and nostalgic paintings, here is a remarkable orchestration that brings the sights, sounds and smells of the ballpark, a century ago, vividly to life.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780027359916
9780689824333
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 5f865bdb-fdf4-89e2-a1ef-7e45b146723b
Grouping Title take me out to the ballgame
Grouping Author norworth jack
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-14 04:54:55AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-23 04:52:08AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Gillman, Alec,
author Norworth, Jack, 1879-1959
author2-role Gillman, Alec,ill.
author_display Norworth, Jack
available_at_aacpl Linthicum Library
collection_aacpl JUVENILE
detailed_location_aacpl Linthicum Library - Children's Fiction
display_description The lyrics of the familiar song, illustrated by pictures based on the World Series games played between the Dodgers and the Yankees in 1949 in Ebbets Field.
format_aacpl Book
format_category_aacpl Books
id 5f865bdb-fdf4-89e2-a1ef-7e45b146723b
isbn 9780027359916, 9780689824333
item_details ils:a72503|31997032571457|Linthicum Library - Children's Fiction|JP (N)|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jun 25, 2018|LIN||
itype_aacpl Children's Picture Book
last_indexed 2018-09-23T08:52:08.725Z
lexile_code NP: Non-Prose
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_aacpl JP (N)
owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
owning_location_aacpl Linthicum Library
primary_isbn 9780027359916
publishDate 1993
record_details ils:a72503|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Four Winds Press ;|c1993.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_aacpl
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:a72503 31997032571457 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Baseball, Baseball -- Songs and music, Children's songs -- Texts, Songs
title_display Take me out to the ballgame
title_full Take me out to the ballgame / original lyrics by Jack Norworth ; illustrations by Alec Gillman
title_short Take me out to the ballgame
topic_facet Baseball, Children's songs, Songs