WorldCat Identities

Nemec, David

Overview
Works: 62 works in 158 publications in 1 language and 8,158 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Rules  Miscellanea  Registers (Lists)  Encyclopedias  Chronologies  Pictorial works  Records (Sports)  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV863.A1, 796.357
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Nemec
The Ultimate baseball book by Daniel Okrent( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and more than 800 illustrations examine the history of baseball, with information on players, teams, games, records, memorabilia, and other aspects of the sport
The rules of baseball : an anecdotal look at the rules of baseball and how they came to be by David Nemec( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the rules and famous situations where they were applied
Players of Cooperstown : baseball's hall of fame by David Nemec( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides profiles and pictures of more than 200 great players, managers, and contributors who are part of the baseball Hall of Fame
The great encyclopedia of 19th-century major league baseball by David Nemec( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive reference and browser's delight covers the early years of major league baseball from 1871 to 1900, featuring everything from complete team rosters and individual player, manager and umpire registers of vital statistics, to fascinating sidebars revealing, for example, that the first man to play 1,000 major league games at third base was left-handed. David Nemec includes complete and lively reports on each season, as well as listings of significant minor
Great baseball feats, facts, & firsts by David Nemec( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes scores, records, statistics, and stories of baseball, from the earliest years of the sport through the current season
20th century baseball chronicle : a year-by-year history of major league baseball by David Nemec( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the evolution of America's favorite sport with more than 1,200 photographs. 92 years' worth of information at your fingertips the seasonsm the players, the races, the World Championships broken down into accessible year-by-year profiles
100 years of major league baseball : American and National Leagues, 1901-2000 by David Nemec( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive, historical tribute to America's favorite pastime highlights baseball's compelling dramas, legendary heroes, its cultural impact throughout the years, and more. The game is chronicled decade-by-decade, with over 500 pages packed with: - Full-color photographs - At-a-glance, important facts on each playing season - Detailed information about legendary players, important records, and more. A remarkable and informative salute to America's favorite pastime. 650 4
The baseball chronicle : year-by-year history of Major League Baseball( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the drama and splendor of America's national pastime. Illustrated with more than 1,400 photographs, this book brings to life the entire history of modern major league baseball
Mad blood by David Nemec( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball : more than 150 years by David Nemec( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything you would want to know about America's favorite game. Many pictures and stats, makes a great gift for the baseball enthusiast
1001 fascinating baseball facts : facts, records, anecdotes, quotes, lore, and more! by David Nemec( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 years of baseball by David Nemec( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrate America's game with a comprehensive and dynamic look back at one hundred years of baseball
The official rules of baseball illustrated by David Nemec( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great American baseball team book by David Nemec( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beer and whisky league : the illustrated history of the American Association-- baseball's renegade major league by David Nemec( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bright lights, dark rooms by David Nemec( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The baseball rookies encyclopedia by David Nemec( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Starting in 1872 and ending with the 2003 season, Nemec and Zeman outline the rookie crops of each year, season by season. The best and worst rookie performances of each year are featured, as are the debuts of future Hall of Famers. One or two exceptional performances from each year are singled out for closer inspection and followed by a timeline of unique and noteworthy rookie accomplishments from each year. At the close of each chapter, a leaderboard lists each season's rookie leaders in all major batting and pitching categories, and the book closes with a page for each of the thirty current major league teams, giving their rookie record-holders."
The rank and file of 19th century major league baseball : biographies of 1,084 players, owners, managers and umpires by David Nemec( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume provides information on figures unnoticed by most historians. Each entry includes statistics, peer-driven analysis of baseball-related skills, and an overview of the individual's role in the game. Also chronicled are players' first and last major league games, most important achievements, movements from team to team, and more"--Provided by publisher
This day in baseball : a day-by-day record of the events that shaped the game by David Nemec( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out what happened in baseball on your birthday, or any day, with this book, written by the authors of Great Baseball Feats, Facts, and Firsts. The book contains a full year's calendar of important, intriguing, and fascinating events transpiring throughout the life of America's favorite pastime
Forfeits and successfully protested games in Major League baseball : a complete record, 1871-2013 by David Nemec( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This chronologically organized book is the first to provide comprehensive coverage of forfeits and successful protests of major league baseball games, educating the reader on the rules and prevailing styles of play at the time. The book will almost certainly remain the definitive work on the subject"--
 
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The rules of baseball : an anecdotal look at the rules of baseball and how they came to be
Alternative Names
David Nemec American baseball historian, novelist and playwright

David Nemec Amerikaans schrijver

Languages
English (97)

Covers
The rules of baseball : an anecdotal look at the rules of baseball and how they came to bePlayers of Cooperstown : baseball's hall of fameThe great encyclopedia of 19th-century major league baseballGreat baseball feats, facts, & firstsThe baseball chronicle : year-by-year history of Major League BaseballThe official rules of baseball illustratedThe beer and whisky league : the illustrated history of the American Association-- baseball's renegade major leagueThe baseball rookies encyclopediaThis day in baseball : a day-by-day record of the events that shaped the game