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The Resource Sporting Lives : Metaphor and Myth in American Sports Autobiographies, James W. Pipkin

Sporting Lives : Metaphor and Myth in American Sports Autobiographies, James W. Pipkin

Label
Sporting Lives : Metaphor and Myth in American Sports Autobiographies
Title
Sporting Lives
Title remainder
Metaphor and Myth in American Sports Autobiographies
Statement of responsibility
James W. Pipkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines autobiographies by athletes such as Wilt Chamberlain, Babe Ruth, Martina Navratilova, and Dennis Rodman, and analyzes common themes and recurring patterns in the accounts of their lives and sporting experiences"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pipkin, James W.
Dewey number
  • 796.092/273
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
P475 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sports and American culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletes
  • Autobiographies
  • Sports
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Athletes
  • Autobiographies
  • Sports
  • United States
  • Selbstdarstellung
  • Sportler
  • USA
Label
Sporting Lives : Metaphor and Myth in American Sports Autobiographies, James W. Pipkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-155) and index
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
Contents
"The echoing green" -- Body songs -- Magic : the performing body -- The end of autumn -- "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" : Dennis Rodman and the contemporary athlete as postmodern celebrity
Control code
646798619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 161 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826266415
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646798619
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Sporting Lives : Metaphor and Myth in American Sports Autobiographies, James W. Pipkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-155) and index
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
Contents
"The echoing green" -- Body songs -- Magic : the performing body -- The end of autumn -- "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" : Dennis Rodman and the contemporary athlete as postmodern celebrity
Control code
646798619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 161 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826266415
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646798619
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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