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Stout, Glenn 1958-

Overview
Works: 97 works in 256 publications in 2 languages and 22,208 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GV697.A1, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Glenn Stout
 
Most widely held works by Glenn Stout
Everything they had : sports writing from David Halberstam by David Halberstam( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work delivers the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist's unique vision of sports, with an intimate and personal collection that reveals the ideals of a culture steeped in integrity, loyalty, and character
On the halfpipe with-- Tony Hawk by Glenn Stout( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the skateboard sensation, Tony Hawk, who is credited with turning skateboarding from a misunderstood pastime, into a bona fide sport
Yes she can! : women's sports pioneers by Glenn Stout( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles five female athletes through history that overcame adversity and discrimination to become prominent players in their sports, including historic swimmer Trudy Ederle and NASCAR's Danica Patrick
On the field with-- Alex Rodriguez by Glenn Stout( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the talented Seattle Mariners' shortstop, Alex Rodriguez, who signed with the Texas Rangers for the 2001 season
Nine months at Ground Zero : the story of the brotherhood of workers who took on a job like no other by Glenn Stout( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a compelling narrative about the construction workers who toiled tirelessly on the site of Ground Zero following the attack on the World Trade Center to clear away the massive piles of debris and help recover lost victims
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world by Glenn Stout( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1926, a plucky American teenager named Trudy Ederle captured the imagination of the world when she became the first woman to swim the English Channel. Stout offers the dramatic and inspiring story of Ederle's pursuit of a goal no one believed possible, and the price she paid
On the field with-- Derek Jeter by Glenn Stout( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the personal life and baseball career of the young man from Michigan who achieved his dream to play shortstop for the New York Yankees
Fenway 1912 : the birth of a ballpark, a championship season, and Fenway's remarkable first year by Glenn Stout( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For all that has been written in tribute to the great Fenway Park, no one has ever really told the behind-thescenes true story of its birth, construction, and tumultuous yet glorious first season - 1912. While the paint was still drying and the infield still turning green, the Red Sox embarked on an unlikely season that would culminate in a World Series battle against John McGraw's mighty Giants that stands as one of the greatest ever played. Fenway Park made all the difference, helping to turn an average team into the greatest in Red Sox history
The Cubs : the complete story of Chicago Cubs baseball by Glenn Stout( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The authors cast an analytical eye on the tumultuous reign of chewing-gum magnate William Wrigley and his son Philip, as well as the Tribune Company's planned sale of the Cubs. And we hear the true story behind the "Curse of the Billy Goat"--What has really "cursed" the Cubs all these years."--Jacket
Able to play : overcoming physical challenges by Glenn Stout( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Able to Play shares the inspiring stories of four baseball players. Mordecai (Three Finger) Brown, Ron Santo, Jim Abbott, and Curtis Pride faced physical challenges other players did not have. With determination and guts, they didn't just overcome; they excelled. This book is a game-changing celebration of overcoming odds
DiMaggio : an illustrated life by Glenn Stout( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the plate with-- Ichiro by Glenn Stout( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Seattle Mariners hitting and fielding star who won the MVP and Rookie of the Year Award in 2001 and became the first successful Japanese player in the Major Leagues
Yankees century : 100 years of New York Yankees baseball by Glenn Stout( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and essays help chronicle one hundred years of history for the New York Yankees professional baseball team, profiling key players, coaches, and moments in the team's history
The selling of the Babe : the deal that changed baseball and created a legend by Glenn Stout( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The complete story surrounding the most famous and significant player transaction in professional sports The sale of Babe Ruth by the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees in 1919 is one of the pivotal moments in baseball history, changing the fortunes of two of baseball's most storied franchises, and helping to create the legend of the greatest player the game has ever known. More than a simple transaction, the sale resulted in a deal that created the Yankee dynasty, turned Boston into an also-ran, helped save baseball after the Black Sox scandal and led the public to fall in love with Ruth. Award-winning baseball historian Glenn Stout reveals brand-new information about Babe and the unique political situation surrounding his sale, including: -Prohibition and the lifting of Blue Laws in New York affected Yankees owner and beer baron Jacob Ruppert -Previously unexplored documents reveal that the mortgage of Fenway Park did not factor into the Ruth sale - Ruth's disruptive influence on the Red Sox in 1918 and 1919, including sabermetrics showing his negative impact on the team as he went from pitcher to outfielder The Selling of Babe is the first book to focus on the ramifications of the sale and captures the central moment of Ruth's evolution from player to icon, and will appeal to fans of The Kid and Pinstripe Empire. Babe's sale to New York and the subsequent selling of Ruth to America led baseball from the Deadball Era and sparked a new era in the game, one revolved around the long ball and one man, The Babe"--
On the bike with-- Lance Armstrong by Glenn Stout( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the enthusiastic cyclist whose racing career was interrupted by a battle with cancer before getting back on track with a Tour de France win
On the court with--Shaquille O'Neal by Glenn Stout( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and career of the basketball superstar and center for the Los Angeles Lakers
Babe Ruth by Glenn Stout( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe Ruth changed the way baseball was played with his power hits, pitching, and game-saving catches. However, his dark side nearly ruined his career and his life. In the end, he overcame his demons, and led his team to championship status
On the court with-- Kobe Bryant by Glenn Stout( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the life and career of Kobe Bryant, from his childhood to his part in the Lakers' 2000 NBA championship
Soldier athletes : doing their duty by Glenn Stout( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles four professional athletes who put aside their sports aspirations to risk their lives and serve in the U.S. armed forces, including Ted Williams, Rocky Blier, Carlos May, and Pat Tillman
On the track with-- Jeff Gordon by Glenn Stout( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the youngest stock car driver ever to win the Winston Cup
 
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Everything they had : sports writing from David Halberstam
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On the halfpipe with-- Tony HawkYes she can! : women's sports pioneersOn the field with-- Alex RodriguezNine months at Ground Zero : the story of the brotherhood of workers who took on a job like no otherYoung woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the worldOn the field with-- Derek JeterFenway 1912 : the birth of a ballpark, a championship season, and Fenway's remarkable first yearThe Cubs : the complete story of Chicago Cubs baseball