WorldCat Identities

Rader, Benjamin G.

Overview
Works: 33 works in 117 publications in 2 languages and 5,606 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GV863.A1, 796.3570973
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Most widely held works by Benjamin G Rader
Baseball : a history of America's game by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bookmaker. The drama of the bottom of the ninth. Now as before, baseball remains America's game. This is the first book to show why
American sports : from the age of folk games to the age of televised sports by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Fourth Edition of this book offers a gracefully written, analytical history of American sports from the colonial era to the present. It gives special attention to the historical relationship between sports and such major social cleavages as class, race, ethnicity, gender, and region as well as the power that sports have exercised in binding diverse peoples together."--Jacket
In its own image : how television has transformed sports by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The academic mind and reform; the influence of Richard T. Ely in American life by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over two generations economist Richard T. Ely popularized a wide spectrum of significant liberal social principles and mirrored many of the dilemmas, frustrations, and successes of the academician as a reformer. He was the originator of many ideas that agitated American reform circles in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and unlike most professors of his time, he frequently engaged in the public controversies that raged around the crucial social issues of the day. Through the use of Ely's vast published writings and his large collection of personal papers, Benjamin G. Rader
Baseball in America and America in baseball( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction/Richard Crepeau--"Our players are mostly farmers": baseball in rural California, 1850 to 1890/David Vaught--"Invisible baseball": Japanese Americans and their game in the 1930's/Samuel O. Regalado--Chasing Shadows: the BAltimore Black Sox and the perils of history/Daniel Riess--Mapping an empire of baseball: American visions of national pastimes and global influence, 1919 to 1941/Mark Dyreson--"Matters involving honor": region, race, and rank in the violent life of Tyrus Raymond Cobb/Benjamin G. Rader
American ways : a history of American cultures by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ways : a brief history of American cultures by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American sports : from the age of folk games to the age of televised sports by Pamela Grundy( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball : a history of America's game by Benjamin G Rader( )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A succinct history of baseball, newly revised and updated. In this third edition of his lively history of America's game, widely recognized as the best of its kind, Benjamin G. Rader expands his scope, covering record crowds and record income, construction of new ballparks, a change in the strike zone, a surge in recruiting Japanese players, and an emerging cadre of explosive long-ball hitters
Down on Mahans Creek : a history of an Ozarks neighborhood by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sport and society( )

in German and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The professor as a reformer ; Richard T. Ely, 1854-1943 by Benjamin G Rader( )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academic mind and reform by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over two generations economist Richard T. Ely popularized a wide spectrum of significant liberal social principles and mirrored many of the dilemmas, frustrations, and successes of the academician as a reformer. He was the originator of many ideas that agitated American reform circles in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and unlike most professors of his time, he frequently engaged in the public controversies that raged around the crucial social issues of the day. Through the use of Ely's vast published writings and his large collection of personal papers, Benjamin G. Rader
The use of sports to promote the American way of life during the Cold War : cultural propaganda, 1945-1963 by Russ Crawford( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American sports + mysearchlab by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ways : a history of American cultures, 1500-present by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball in America and America in baseball( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ways. a history of American cultures by Benjamin G Rader( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[This book] traces the developing cultural "ways" of Americans from the earliest times to the present. Themes of individualism and community are emphasized throughout, providing a map by which to understand and interpret America's cultural and social history.-http://www.wadsworth.com
The Ely-Holmes friendship, 1901-1914 by Benjamin G Rader( )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ways : a history of American cultures, 1500-present by Benjamin G Rader( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Baseball : a history of America's game
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American sports : from the age of folk games to the age of televised sportsBaseball in America and America in baseballAmerican ways : a history of American culturesAmerican ways : a brief history of American culturesThe use of sports to promote the American way of life during the Cold War : cultural propaganda, 1945-1963American sports + mysearchlabAmerican ways : a history of American cultures, 1500-presentBaseball in America and America in baseballAmerican ways : a history of American cultures, 1500-present