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The Resource Legends never die : athletes and their afterlives in modern America, Richard Ian Kimball

Legends never die : athletes and their afterlives in modern America, Richard Ian Kimball

Label
Legends never die : athletes and their afterlives in modern America
Title
Legends never die
Title remainder
athletes and their afterlives in modern America
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ian Kimball
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kimball, Richard Ian
Dewey number
306.4/83
Index
index present
LC call number
GV706.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports in popular culture
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Premature death
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Athletes
  • Athletes
  • Sports in popular culture
  • United States
Label
Legends never die : athletes and their afterlives in modern America, Richard Ian Kimball
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : making immortals -- Why Lou Gehrig was lucky : a meditation on the mortality of American athletes -- The Gipper wins one for the Gipper : George Gipp, Knute Rockne, and Ronald Reagan -- Only cowgirls get the blues : Bonnie McCarroll and Lane Frost -- Who killed Benny Paret? -- "Princess Diana with a pushbroom mustache" : Dale Earnhardt and the narratives of a NASCAR death -- To an athlete dying old : Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, and Ted Williams
Control code
974487836
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815654056
Lccn
2017010234
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1hjs839
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974487836
Label
Legends never die : athletes and their afterlives in modern America, Richard Ian Kimball
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : making immortals -- Why Lou Gehrig was lucky : a meditation on the mortality of American athletes -- The Gipper wins one for the Gipper : George Gipp, Knute Rockne, and Ronald Reagan -- Only cowgirls get the blues : Bonnie McCarroll and Lane Frost -- Who killed Benny Paret? -- "Princess Diana with a pushbroom mustache" : Dale Earnhardt and the narratives of a NASCAR death -- To an athlete dying old : Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, and Ted Williams
Control code
974487836
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815654056
Lccn
2017010234
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1hjs839
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974487836

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