WorldCat Identities

Koppett, Leonard

Overview
Works: 37 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 4,435 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Records (Sports) 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: GV867, 796.357
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Leonard Koppett
 
Most widely held works by Leonard Koppett
Sports illusion, sports reality : a reporter's view of sports, journalism, and society by Leonard Koppett( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koppett's Concise history of major league baseball by Leonard Koppett( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... provides an overview and explanation of all the major events and personalities that made baseball America's national game ... strategies ... fans and players ... controversies ... free agency, strike actions ... different commissioners and owners ..."--Cover
The man in the dugout : baseball's top managers and how they got that way by Leonard Koppett( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Koppett, newly elected to the writer's wing of the Baseball Hall of Fame, takes a thoughtful and lively look at the long, colorful tradition of major-league baseball managers. What sort of men are the major-league managers? What are they like? Where do they come from? How do they learn their craft? Why do some have one style and others another? And, most of all, how come some are more successful than others, more respected, more important in the history of their
A thinking man's guide to baseball by Leonard Koppett( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author presents "every fact of the National Pastime--batting, pitching, fielding, scouting, owners, managers, and the media, with a special emphasis on the power relationships that govern the business of baseball."--Cover
The New York times guide to spectator sports by Leonard Koppett( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essence of the game is deception: thinking about basketball by Leonard Koppett( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new thinking fan's guide to baseball by Leonard Koppett( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Korean and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about baseball by Leonard Koppett( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Livingstone the lute-player and the beautiful Kim are brought together by their love of music, while fierce Havoc the Grumpet and his Grumpicats are repelled, at least temporarily, by the Trumpets and the Borderers
24 seconds to shoot; an informal history of the National Basketball Association by Leonard Koppett( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New York Mets; the whole story by Leonard Koppett( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the team through the periods of Stengel, Westrum, Hodges, in terms of organization, original members, changing style, the pennant, triumphs, and tragedies, with index and statistics
The New York times at the Super Bowl by Leonard Koppett( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Championship NBA-official 25th anniversary by Leonard Koppett( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 seconds to shoot : the birth and improbable rise of the National Basketball Association by Leonard Koppett( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New York Mets by Leonard Koppett( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-niner fever! by Leonard Koppett( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 seconds to shoot : an informal history of the National Basketball Association, 1945-1970 by Leonard Koppett( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NBA-ABA playoff! by Leonard Koppett( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball in the global era : economic, legal, and cultural perspectives by Baseball in the Global Era Symposium( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ball, bat, and bishop : the origin of ball games by Robert W Henderson( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and fall of the press box by Leonard Koppett( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Rise and Fall of the Press Box is a personal memoir from the dean of American sports writers. Leonard Koppett draws on 60 years of observation to analyze how the stature of a national cultural phenomenon---the press box---was diminished by the onset of 20th Century technology. But more than a history of the press box, Koppett delivers a seminal work on sport as a cultural influence in 20th Century America
 
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Koppett's Concise history of major league baseball
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Koppett's Concise history of major league baseballThe man in the dugout : baseball's top managers and how they got that wayA thinking man's guide to baseball24 seconds to shoot : the birth and improbable rise of the National Basketball AssociationBall, bat, and bishop : the origin of ball gamesThe rise and fall of the press box
Alternative Names
Koppett, Leonard

Leonard Koppett American sportswriter

Leonard Koppett US-amerikanischer Sportautor und Journalist

코페트, 레너드 1925-2003

Languages
English (78)

Korean (3)