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The Resource Lou Gehrig : Iron Horse of baseball, James Buckley, Jr

Lou Gehrig : Iron Horse of baseball, James Buckley, Jr

Label
Lou Gehrig : Iron Horse of baseball
Title
Lou Gehrig
Title remainder
Iron Horse of baseball
Statement of responsibility
James Buckley, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Examines the life and accomplishments of Lou Gehrig, a baseball player known for completing a streak of 2,130 consecutive games, and who showed great courage after becoming ill with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • This biography profiles the famous first baseman who is remembered for playing 2,130 consecutive games in fourteen seasons with the New York Yankees
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Booklist, May 2010
  • Horn Book, October 2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckley, James
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 5.8
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GV865.G4
LC item number
B835 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.8
Series statement
Sterling biographies
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gehrig, Lou
  • Gehrig, Lou
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team)
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team)
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball players
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Lou Gehrig : Iron Horse of baseball, James Buckley, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091819301
  • 31223091819327
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-121) 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
Introduction : O, lucky man -- A good German family -- A budding star -- Columbia and the pros -- Lou, the Yankee -- 1927 -- Lou's big years -- Eleanor and Lou -- Championship seasons -- The streak ends -- Luckiest man -- The final years -- Lou's legacy
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
124 p.
Isbn
9781402771514
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009024236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
401715433
Label
Lou Gehrig : Iron Horse of baseball, James Buckley, Jr
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091819301
  • 31223091819327
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-121) 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
Introduction : O, lucky man -- A good German family -- A budding star -- Columbia and the pros -- Lou, the Yankee -- 1927 -- Lou's big years -- Eleanor and Lou -- Championship seasons -- The streak ends -- Luckiest man -- The final years -- Lou's legacy
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
124 p.
Isbn
9781402771514
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2009024236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
401715433

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