The Resource Baseball over the air : the national pastime on the radio and in the imagination, Tony Silvia ; foreword by Dewayne Staats

Baseball over the air : the national pastime on the radio and in the imagination, Tony Silvia ; foreword by Dewayne Staats

Label
Baseball over the air : the national pastime on the radio and in the imagination
Title
Baseball over the air
Title remainder
the national pastime on the radio and in the imagination
Statement of responsibility
Tony Silvia ; foreword by Dewayne Staats
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This narrative contains the documentation and interpretation of two imaginative pastimes (radio and baseball) and illuminates each in a unique manner. It integrates radio and baseball historically, sociologically, and culturally using the common themes of imaginative expression. This book is a unique approach into the magic of radio's imaginative power"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silvia, Tony
Dewey number
796.357
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV742.3
LC item number
.S525 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Radio and baseball
Label
Baseball over the air : the national pastime on the radio and in the imagination, Tony Silvia ; foreword by Dewayne Staats
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007017159.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-219) and index
Contents
Long distance dreams : baseball and early radio -- Tall tales and recreations : radio, baseball, and manufactured reality -- A dark room deep in the woods : radio and baseball in fiction and nonfiction -- Radio's pioneer of poetic license : Gordon McLendon -- Spellbinding storyteller : radio's "other" Stern -- Casting a magic spell : Graham McNamee, Red Barber, and Mel Allen -- The listener's club : radio, baseball, and a sense of community -- A new community : radio, baseball, and bloggers -- A new field of play : radio, baseball, and the future
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 222 p.
Isbn
9780786430666
Lccn
2007017159
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2848478-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2848478
  • (Sirsi) i9780786430666
  • (OCoLC)124031801
Label
Baseball over the air : the national pastime on the radio and in the imagination, Tony Silvia ; foreword by Dewayne Staats
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007017159.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-219) and index
Contents
Long distance dreams : baseball and early radio -- Tall tales and recreations : radio, baseball, and manufactured reality -- A dark room deep in the woods : radio and baseball in fiction and nonfiction -- Radio's pioneer of poetic license : Gordon McLendon -- Spellbinding storyteller : radio's "other" Stern -- Casting a magic spell : Graham McNamee, Red Barber, and Mel Allen -- The listener's club : radio, baseball, and a sense of community -- A new community : radio, baseball, and bloggers -- A new field of play : radio, baseball, and the future
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 222 p.
Isbn
9780786430666
Lccn
2007017159
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2848478-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2848478
  • (Sirsi) i9780786430666
  • (OCoLC)124031801

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