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The Resource Stealing lives : the globalization of baseball and the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz, Arturo J. Marcano Guevara and David P. Fidle, (electronic resource)

Stealing lives : the globalization of baseball and the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz, Arturo J. Marcano Guevara and David P. Fidle, (electronic resource)

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Stealing lives : the globalization of baseball and the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz
Title
Stealing lives
Title remainder
the globalization of baseball and the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz
Statement of responsibility
Arturo J. Marcano Guevara and David P. Fidle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1968-
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Marcano Guevara, Arturo J.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Fidler, David P
  • ebrary, Inc
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  • Quiroz, Alexis
  • Major League Baseball (Organization)
  • Baseball players
  • Baseball players
  • Discrimination in sports
Label
Stealing lives : the globalization of baseball and the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz, Arturo J. Marcano Guevara and David P. Fidle, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-245) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The "golden age" of Latin American baseball talent in major league baseball -- The globalization of baseball -- The structure and dynamics of major league baseball's recruitment of foreign baseball talent -- Exploitation and mistreatment in the global ballpark, the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz -- "Papá, I want to play baseball!" -- Going to Vietnam -- In baseball purgatory -- The Mesa miracle -- The Dominican disaster -- "That's just your story" -- The pursuit of justice goes terribly wrong -- Seventh-inning stretch, Chicago, New York, Maracay -- The final inning -- Repairing the global ballpark -- Human rights, labor standards, and major league baseball's exploitation of children in Latin America -- Global ballpark repair strategies
Control code
ebr10083753
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
252 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
1 map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Stealing lives : the globalization of baseball and the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz, Arturo J. Marcano Guevara and David P. Fidle, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-245) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The "golden age" of Latin American baseball talent in major league baseball -- The globalization of baseball -- The structure and dynamics of major league baseball's recruitment of foreign baseball talent -- Exploitation and mistreatment in the global ballpark, the tragic story of Alexis Quiroz -- "Papá, I want to play baseball!" -- Going to Vietnam -- In baseball purgatory -- The Mesa miracle -- The Dominican disaster -- "That's just your story" -- The pursuit of justice goes terribly wrong -- Seventh-inning stretch, Chicago, New York, Maracay -- The final inning -- Repairing the global ballpark -- Human rights, labor standards, and major league baseball's exploitation of children in Latin America -- Global ballpark repair strategies
Control code
ebr10083753
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
252 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
1 map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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