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Ruth, Babe 1895-1948

Overview
Works: 605 works in 1,022 publications in 5 languages and 58,038 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Sports films  Biographical films  History  Silent films  Comedy films  Short films  Music  Romance films 
Subject Headings: Baseball players 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Author of screenplay, Editor, Director, Speaker, Composer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1995.9.B55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Babe Ruth
 
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The Pride of the Yankees( Visual )

28 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou Gehrig, the Yank's great first baseman and the son of poor immigrants, rose to heights of baseball fame -- only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness known as ALS
Speedy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Speedy" loses his job as a soda-jerk, then spends the day with his girl at Coney Island. He then becomes a cab driver and delivers Babe Ruth to Yankee Stadium, where he stays to see the game. When the railroad tries to run the last horse-drawn trolley (operated by his girl's grandfather) out of business, "Speedy" organizes the neighborhood oldtimers to thwart their scheme
Reel baseball : baseball films from the silent era, 1899-1926( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films about baseball
The pride of the Yankees( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving, true story of New York Yankee immortal Lou Gehrig, the southpaw slugger who rose to the very top of the sport, only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness
Take me out to the ball game( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches of the 20th century( Recording )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headin' home( Visual )

3 editions published between 1920 and 1999 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headin' Home spotlights a young, shockingly svelte Babe Ruth in his first motion picture starring role
Babe Ruth's own book of baseball by Babe Ruth( Book )

4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches of the 20th century, volume three : the dreams, the inspirations, the accomplishments( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The German Americans( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The German Americans explores the immigrant experience and celebrates the cultural ties that still bond generations after 400 years in the United States
Yankee immortals( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the kings of America's mightiest baseball dynasty and their names soared into history with the crack of a bat! Hear the stories of these greats: Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra and Lou Gehrig
The ultimate baseball collector's collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides viewers with an inside look at baseball's greatest treasures and also explore the big busines of the baseball memorabilia industry
Best of Bob Hope( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic comedy radio programs of the "Bob Hope show."
The great American baseball box by Gordon Skene( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of baseball, including broadcast highlights of games, news items, comedy skits, commercials, and songs related to the sport
Great baseball movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three classic baseball movies on one videodisc. Includes Jackie Robinson's film biography, the story of Roy Campanella, and the Sultan of Swat (Babe Ruth)
Bei bi lu si by Babe Ruth( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bang the drum slowly: The story of the friendship between a star pitcher, wise to the world, and a half-wit catcher, as they cope with the catcher's terminal illness through a baseball season. Fear strikes out: True story of the life of Jimmy Piersall, who battled mental illness to achieve stardom in major league baseball. The pride of the Yankees: The moving, true story of New York Yankee immortal Lou Gehrig, the southpaw slugger who rose to the very top of the sport, only to be cut down at the peak of his career by an incurable illness. Cobb: A reporter hired to write the 'official' biography of Ty Cobb discovers just how dark the baseball legend's real story is
History of baseball( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of baseball from its earliest beginnings through some of its greatest players, including Babe Ruth, Cy Young, Ty Cobb, Lou Gehrig, Joe Di Maggio, Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Reggie Jackson, Willie Mays, and Jackie Robinson. Features stills and rare film footage
Babe Ruth's baseball advice by Babe Ruth( Book )

3 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Home-run king", or, How Pep Pindar won his title by Babe Ruth( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Babe.

Babe (Baseball player) 1895-1948

Babe Ruth Amerikaans honkballer (1895-1948)

Babe Ruth beisbolista estadounidense

Babe Ruth giocatore di baseball statunitense

Babe Ruth joueur de baseball américain

Babe Ruth US-amerikanischer Baseballspieler

Bambino.

Bambino 1895-1948

Colossus of Clout (Baseball player) 1895-1948

George Herman Ruth

Mazulis Rūts

Pei-pi-lu-ssu 1895-1948

Ruth, "Babe".

Ruth, Babe 1895-1948

Ruth, George.

Ruth, George 1895-1948

Ruth, George H.

Ruth, George Herman

Ruth, George Herman 1895-1948

Ruth, George Herman Jr

Ruth, George Herman jr. 1895-1948

Ruth, George Herman junior 1895-1948

Sultan of Swat.

Sultan of Swat 1895-1948

the Bambino

The Bambino 1895-1948

the Sultan of Swat

The Sultan of Swat 1895-1948

Μπέιμπ Ρουθ

Бейб Рут

Рут, Бейб

Բեյբ Ռութ

בייב רות'

בייב רות' שחקן בייסבול אמריקאי

بيب روث

بیب روث بازیکن بیسبال آمریکایی

जॉर्ज हर्मन रुथ

बेब रुथ

বেব রুথ

베이브 루스

べーブルース 1895-1948

ベーブ・ルース

貝比·魯斯

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The Big Bam : the life and times of Babe RuthBabe: the legend comes to lifeHome run : the story of Babe RuthMighty Jackie : the strike out queenBabe and me : a baseball card adventureWhen Willard met Babe RuthBabe RuthWho was Babe Ruth?