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The Resource As they see 'em : a fan's travels in the land of umpires, Bruce Weber

As they see 'em : a fan's travels in the land of umpires, Bruce Weber

Label
As they see 'em : a fan's travels in the land of umpires
Title
As they see 'em
Title remainder
a fan's travels in the land of umpires
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Weber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A New York Times reporter describes the perspectives he gained into the game of baseball while attending umpire training school and umpiring games firsthand, in an insider fan's account that also draws on the experiences of dozens of professional umpires
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weber, Bruce
Dewey number
796.357/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV876
LC item number
.W44 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball umpires
  • Baseball umpires
  • Baseball umpires
  • Baseball
  • United States
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball / General
Label
As they see 'em : a fan's travels in the land of umpires, Bruce Weber
Link
http://www.mackin.com/BookPics/Book.aspx?isbn=9780743294119
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The land of umpires -- Men behind a mask -- "I'm chasing the dream" -- "Fix it!" -- Welcome to professional baseball -- Phil, Ben, and Ria -- Ballish strikes and strikelike balls -- The 22 -- Living the dream, such as it is -- Strapping it on -- The braille watch
Control code
ocn148740463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 341 pages
Isbn
9780743294119
Lccn
2008041641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)148740463
Label
As they see 'em : a fan's travels in the land of umpires, Bruce Weber
Link
http://www.mackin.com/BookPics/Book.aspx?isbn=9780743294119
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The land of umpires -- Men behind a mask -- "I'm chasing the dream" -- "Fix it!" -- Welcome to professional baseball -- Phil, Ben, and Ria -- Ballish strikes and strikelike balls -- The 22 -- Living the dream, such as it is -- Strapping it on -- The braille watch
Control code
ocn148740463
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 341 pages
Isbn
9780743294119
Lccn
2008041641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)148740463

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