WorldCat Identities

Silverman, Al

Overview
Works: 58 works in 114 publications in 1 language and 6,435 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Reviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Interviewee, Compiler
Classifications: GV939.S23, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Al Silverman
 
Most widely held works by Al Silverman
I am third by Gale Sayers( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The superstar of the Chicago Bears discusses his phenomenal pro career, personal life, and his remarkable comeback from a 1968 knee operation
The Twentieth century treasury of sports( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of 76 works of literature about sports written over the last fifty years
My life is baseball by Frank Robinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time of their lives : the golden age of great American book publishers, their editors, and authors by Al Silverman( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chronicle of book publishing since World War II is a tribute to forefront publishers and editors who shaped the industry throughout the latter half of the twentieth century, in a history that also explores the ways in which American pop culture played a key role
The Book of the month : sixty years of books in American life by Al Silverman( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique and captivating literary history of the twentieth century drawn from the first sixty years of the Book-of-the-Month Club From The Sun Also Rises to The Accidental Tourist, the judges, editors, and reviewers of the Book-of-the-Month Club help readers all across America find their next favorite book. In this comprehensive anthology compiled from the Club{u2019}s monthly News, astute reviewers praise and critique a diverse array of authors including Dashiell Hammett, Barbara Tuchman, Sinclair Lewis, Saul Bellow, Margaret Mitchell, James Baldwin, Willa Cather, and Evelyn Waugh. Harper Lee affectionately profiles Truman Capote, poet laureate Robert Penn Warren praises his friend Bill Styron, and Gore Vidal interviews himself. John le Carré shares why it was particularly hard to write A Perfect Spy, and E.L. Doctorow reveals the intentions of his masterpiece, Ragtime. A celebration of the life-affirming power of the written word and a treasure trove of reviews, essays, and author portraits related to classic books we all know and love and less famous titles well-deserving of rediscovery, The Book of the Month is a must-read for bibliophiles everywhere
It's not over 'til it's over by Al Silverman( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells thirteen moments in sports history when athletes or teams overcame seemingly insurmountable challenges, including the sixth game of the 1975 World Series and the 1972 Frazier-Ali fight.
Joe Di Maggio: the golden year, 1941 by Al Silverman( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excitement, struggle, tension, glory - the 56 game streak of the Yankee Clipper
The best of Sport, 1946-1971 by Al Silverman( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foster and Laurie by Al Silverman( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mickey Mantle, Mister Yankee by Al Silverman( Book )

2 editions published between 1900 and 1963 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His major league career through the 1962 season. Grades 7-9
Football and the single man by Paul Hornung( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of sport, the best from Sport magazine by Sports Performance Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Training (Association)( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sports titans of the 20th century by Al Silverman( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of twelve great athletes including Jim Thorpe and Babe Zaharias named the best man and woman athletes of the twentieth century. Includes also: Babe Ruth, Jack Dempsey, Jim Brown, Ty Cobb, Bob Cousy, Jesse Owens, Bill Tilden, Maurice Richard, Willie Mays, and Red Grange
Yankee colors : the glory years of the Mantle era by Al Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes of the World Series by Al Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 6-9
The specialist in pro football by Al Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "miracle" New York Yankees by Phil Rizzuto( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time of their lives : the golden age of great American book publishers, their editors, and authors by Al Silverman( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chronicle of book publishing since World War II is a tribute to forefront publishers and editors who shaped the industry throughout the latter half of the twentieth century, in a history that also explores the ways in which American pop culture played a key role
More sports titans of the 20th century by Al Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John F. Kennedy memorial album by Al Silverman( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The time of their lives : the golden age of great American book publishers, their editors, and authors
Alternative Names
Al Silverman American writer

Languages
English (70)

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