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The Resource The amazin' Mets, 1962-1969, William J. Ryczek

The amazin' Mets, 1962-1969, William J. Ryczek

Label
The amazin' Mets, 1962-1969
Title
The amazin' Mets, 1962-1969
Statement of responsibility
William J. Ryczek
Title variation
Amazing Mets, 1962-1969
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on interviews with more than one hundred former players, and extensive media research, this book traces the history of the New York Mets from their infamous first season--they finished at 40-100, 60.5 games back--through the miraculous championship season of 1969
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryczek, William J.
Dewey number
796.357/64097471
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV875.N45
LC item number
R93 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New York Mets (Baseball team)
  • New York Mets (Baseball team)
Target audience
adult
Label
The amazin' Mets, 1962-1969, William J. Ryczek
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 271) 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 team has come along slow but fast -- The New York beatniks : the Mets are born -- Marvelous Marv and Hot Rod : the 1962 season (Part I) -- Elio, Choo Choo and a lot of losses : the 1962 season (Part II) -- The three wise men and the two Bob Millers -- The Duke and the Balk return : the 1963 season -- Casey -- Vicarious thrills : the 1964 season -- Yogi and Spahnie -- A thoroughbred racer, a young colt and an old workhorse : the 1965 season -- The first wave -- The man in the middle : Wes Westrum -- Dr. Strangeglove and prepare, pucker and pop : the 1966 season -- Reluctant heroes : the search for a center fielder -- Tom Terrific and Wild Bill : the 1967 season -- Gil comes home -- The second wave : the 1968 season -- The answer is pitching -- Assembling the cast -- Team of destiny : the 1969 season -- The impossible dream comes true
Control code
ocn154677857
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 278 pages
Isbn
9780786432141
Lccn
2007027474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
796.35764 R969A ; L ; XX-N ; C-RT; C0712BT4.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 154677857
  • (Sirsi) 154677857
  • (OCoLC)154677857
Label
The amazin' Mets, 1962-1969, William J. Ryczek
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 271) 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 team has come along slow but fast -- The New York beatniks : the Mets are born -- Marvelous Marv and Hot Rod : the 1962 season (Part I) -- Elio, Choo Choo and a lot of losses : the 1962 season (Part II) -- The three wise men and the two Bob Millers -- The Duke and the Balk return : the 1963 season -- Casey -- Vicarious thrills : the 1964 season -- Yogi and Spahnie -- A thoroughbred racer, a young colt and an old workhorse : the 1965 season -- The first wave -- The man in the middle : Wes Westrum -- Dr. Strangeglove and prepare, pucker and pop : the 1966 season -- Reluctant heroes : the search for a center fielder -- Tom Terrific and Wild Bill : the 1967 season -- Gil comes home -- The second wave : the 1968 season -- The answer is pitching -- Assembling the cast -- Team of destiny : the 1969 season -- The impossible dream comes true
Control code
ocn154677857
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 278 pages
Isbn
9780786432141
Lccn
2007027474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
796.35764 R969A ; L ; XX-N ; C-RT; C0712BT4.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 154677857
  • (Sirsi) 154677857
  • (OCoLC)154677857

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