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Wins, Losses, and Empty Seats : How Baseball Outlasted the Great Depression

Label
Wins, Losses, and Empty Seats : How Baseball Outlasted the Great Depression
Title
Wins, Losses, and Empty Seats
Title remainder
How Baseball Outlasted the Great Depression
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An economic history of baseball during the Depression
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Surdam, David G
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • Major League Baseball (Organization)
  • Major League Baseball (Organization)
  • Sport and Recreation
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Baseball
  • Baseball
  • United States
Label
Wins, Losses, and Empty Seats : How Baseball Outlasted the Great Depression
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Prologue: Clash of Titans; Part 1. The Financial Side of the Game; 1. The American Economy and the State of Baseball Profits; 2. Why Did Profits Collapse?: The Revenue Side; 3. Why Did Profits Collapse?: Player Salaries and Other Expenses; 4. Farm Systems; Conclusion of Economic Side; Part 2. The Game on the Field; 5. Competitive Balance; 6. Player Movement; Part 3. Using League Rules to Aid in the Recovery; 7. Helping the Indigent; 8. Manipulating the Schedule to Increase Revenue
  • Part 4. Innovations to Boost Attendance and Profits9. Radio and Baseball; 10. Baseball Under the Lights; 11. Other Innovations; 12. How Effective Were the Innovations?; 13. The Inept and the Restless: Franchise Relocation; Epilogue: The End of an Era; Appendix 1: Radio and Sunday Ball's Effect on Attendance; Appendix 2: Dramatis Personae; Appendix of Tables; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn781448530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (446 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803235953
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc725905
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1df4ntk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781448530
Label
Wins, Losses, and Empty Seats : How Baseball Outlasted the Great Depression
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Prologue: Clash of Titans; Part 1. The Financial Side of the Game; 1. The American Economy and the State of Baseball Profits; 2. Why Did Profits Collapse?: The Revenue Side; 3. Why Did Profits Collapse?: Player Salaries and Other Expenses; 4. Farm Systems; Conclusion of Economic Side; Part 2. The Game on the Field; 5. Competitive Balance; 6. Player Movement; Part 3. Using League Rules to Aid in the Recovery; 7. Helping the Indigent; 8. Manipulating the Schedule to Increase Revenue
  • Part 4. Innovations to Boost Attendance and Profits9. Radio and Baseball; 10. Baseball Under the Lights; 11. Other Innovations; 12. How Effective Were the Innovations?; 13. The Inept and the Restless: Franchise Relocation; Epilogue: The End of an Era; Appendix 1: Radio and Sunday Ball's Effect on Attendance; Appendix 2: Dramatis Personae; Appendix of Tables; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn781448530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (446 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803235953
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc725905
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1df4ntk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781448530

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