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TitleThe legendary Harry Caray : baseball's greatest salesman / Don Zminda.
AuthorZminda, Don, author.
CollectionAdult Biography
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LocationCirc StatusCall NoIssue Name
WinamacAvailableB CARAY 

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781538112946 hardcover ; alkaline paper
International Standard Book Number 1538112949 hardcover ; alkaline paper
International Standard Book Number 9781538159071 (soft cover) : $18.00
Personal Name Zminda, Don, author.
Title Statement The legendary Harry Caray : baseball's greatest salesman / Don Zminda.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
Physical Description xvi, 317 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Content Type text txt rdacontent.
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia.
Carrier Type volume nc rdacarrier.
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note Introduction -- The man who wasn't there -- Early days -- Voice of the Cardinals -- Changing times -- New partners -- KMOX -- Up and downs -- Glory days -- End of an era -- Siberia -- New man in town -- South Side blues -- A tumultuous year -- Harry, Jimmy & Bill -- Demolition -- Eddie & Jerry & Harry & Jimmy -- Harry heads North -- Superstar of the superstation -- Stroke and recovery -- The Mayor of Rush Street -- North Side vs. South Side -- Slips, strikes and controversies -- Last call -- A long goodbye -- Epilogue: Harry Caray's lasting impact.
Summary, Etc. Harry Caray is one of the most famous and beloved sports broadcasters of all time, with a career that lasted over 50 years. This book is the first full-length biography of Caray since his death in 1998, featuring new information on his life and interviews with over 25 people who knew and worked with this broadcasting legend.
Subject-Personal Name Caray, Harry.
Subject Chicago White Sox (Baseball team) History.
Subject Chicago Cubs (Baseball team) History.
Subject St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team) History.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Baseball announcers United States Biography.
Index Term-Genre/Form Biographies. lcgft.
Additional Physical Form Entry Online version: Zminda, Don. Legendary Harry Caray. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019] 9781538112953 (DLC) 2018060022.
Location B CARAY 31662001694181

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