WorldCat Identities

Liss, Howard

Overview
Works: 67 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 7,774 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Biography  History  Humor  Rules 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV707, 796.0207
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Howard Liss
My secrets of playing baseball by Willie Mays( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions from a pro in the art of offensive and defensive baseball
The giant book of strange but true sports stories by Howard Liss( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True anecdotes from the world of sports--many humorous, all unusual
Football talk for beginners by Howard Liss( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of football jargon which includes an explanation of plays and the functions of players
Soccer, international game by Howard Liss( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history and fundamentals of the game which, in one form or another, is one of the oldest sports known to man
The father & son swimming book; a simple, sure way to teach any child to swim by Phil Moriarty( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basketball talk for beginners by Howard Liss( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplifield explanations of basketball slang and rules for the novice player or spectator. Includes diagrams of plays
Strange but true basketball stories by Howard Liss( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen true stories of unique events in basketball include accounts of the Rio Grande College team, the Harlem Globetrotters, Wilt Chamberlain and other high scorers, and fancy shooters
The father & son baseball book; the ABCs of coaching and playing by Howard Liss( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The giant book of more strange but true sports stories by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes true incidents from the world of sports--many humorous, all unusual
Fishing talk for beginners by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of fishing terms, including names of fish, equipment, apparel, and techniques
UFOs: unidentified flying objects by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents reports of unidentified flying objects and meetings with humanoids and robots. Also discusses possible explanations of these phenomena
Picture story of Dave Winfield by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the outfielder for the New York Yankees since 1981, who formerly played eight seasons for the San Diego Padres
Hockey talk for beginners by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabetical arrangement of hockey terms with definitions, including "assist," "banana blade, " and "zones."
They changed the game : football's great coaches, players, and games by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the origins and history of football, including the new rules and plays, coaches, players, and games that contributed to its evolution
The great game of soccer by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of soccer from a rough-and-tumble free-for-all into the world's most popular spectator sport and outlines the game's rules
The Lawrence Taylor story by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography, emphasizing the career, of the star linebacker of the New York Giants football team
Bowling talk for beginners by Howard Liss( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of bowling terms for the beginning bowler
Great drivers, great races by Howard Liss( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1996 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses early racing history, such famous races as the Indianapolis 500 and the East African Safari, and drivers such as Jim Clark and Graham Hill
Baseball's zaniest stars by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical profiles stressing the antics of some of baseball's more colorful players including Babe Ruth, Casey Stengel, Germany Schaefer, and others
Auto racing talk for beginners by Howard Liss( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of auto racing terms from accelerator and back off to yellow flag and Zandvoort
 
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The giant book of strange but true sports stories
Alternative Names
Liss, Howard, 1922-

Languages
English (38)

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The giant book of more strange but true sports stories