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The Resource The last hero : a life of Henry Aaron, Howard Bryant

The last hero : a life of Henry Aaron, Howard Bryant

Label
The last hero : a life of Henry Aaron
Title
The last hero
Title remainder
a life of Henry Aaron
Statement of responsibility
Howard Bryant
Title variation
  • Life of Henry Aaron
  • Henry Aaron
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the social upheaval of the years during which Hank Aaron played baseball, looking at how Aaron stood against racism with dignity and determination, helping transform the role and significance of the professional black athlete
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV865.A25
LC item number
B79 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The last hero : a life of Henry Aaron, Howard Bryant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 563-566) and index
Contents
Part 1: -- Escape: -- Herbert -- Henry -- Stepin Fetchit -- Milwaukee -- Part 2: -- Magic: -- Wehmeier -- Jackie -- Scripture -- Bushville -- Almost -- Part 3: -- Legend: -- Respect -- Atlanta -- Willie -- Ruth -- Mortal -- Acknowledgment -- Part 4: -- Free: -- Drift -- Cars -- 756 -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Appendixes -- Note on sources -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
676726906
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
xvi, 600 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307279927
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The last hero : a life of Henry Aaron, Howard Bryant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 563-566) and index
Contents
Part 1: -- Escape: -- Herbert -- Henry -- Stepin Fetchit -- Milwaukee -- Part 2: -- Magic: -- Wehmeier -- Jackie -- Scripture -- Bushville -- Almost -- Part 3: -- Legend: -- Respect -- Atlanta -- Willie -- Ruth -- Mortal -- Acknowledgment -- Part 4: -- Free: -- Drift -- Cars -- 756 -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Appendixes -- Note on sources -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
676726906
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
xvi, 600 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307279927
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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