WorldCat Identities

Rocks, Burton

Overview
Works: 9 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 2,189 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Anecdotes  Miscellanea 
Classifications: PN2287.R245, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Burton Rocks
Me and my dad : a baseball memoir by Paul O'Neill( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former outfielder for the Yankees describes his life in baseball and the values instilled in him by his father, whose baseball past left O'Neill with memorable stories and Yankees lore
Tony and me : a story of friendship by Jack Klugman( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author pays tribute to his friend and colleague, Tony Randall, describing their work on the television program "The Odd Couple" and working for the National Actors Theatre
What I learned from Jackie Robinson : a teammate's reflections on and off the field by Carl Erskine( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former major league baseball player Carl Erskine recalls his relationship and experiences with the legendary Jackie Robinson and shares how Robinson influenced his life and taught him lessons of patience and integrity
The psycho 100 : baseball's most outrageous moments by Steve Lyons( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve "Psycho" Lyons uses his patented Psycho-Meter to break down the 100 most famous and infamous moments in baseball history. And who better to chronicle baseball's history of outrageous personalities, plays, and pranks, than Lyons, the man who dropped his pants at first base and created perhaps the most outrageous moment of all time? Digging in and dusting off the annals of baseball history, he has researched the craziest moments in baseball ever, ranging from the hilarious to the ridiculous, from the incredible to the heroic, including Randy Johnson's unexpected and unbelieveable exploding
Bob Feller's little blue book of baseball wisdom by Bob Feller( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From hard-working farm boy growing up in post-World War I Van Meter, Iowa, to the youngest All-Star and longest-lived Hall of Famer, sharp-witted Bob Feller distills nine decades of hard-earned wisdomgleaned from experiences both on and off the diamondin his new Little Blue Book of Baseball Wisdom, a sequel to his best-selling Little Black Book of Baseball Wisdom. Feller writes tellingly of the stars of his generation, but also shares the essential virtues which made him so successfullife lessons he learned from his father, who, eager to showcase his son's baseball talent, built a field of dreams on their Iowa farm when Feller was still a teen, lessons he learned fighting for his country in World War II, and lessons he learned subsequent to his baseball career
Bob Feller's little black book of baseball wisdom by Bob Feller( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Hall of Fame pitcher presents a collection of his anecdotal, philosophical, witty, and candid observations and reflections on baseball and American life, covering topics ranging from fastballs to umpires
The long and the short of it by Andy North( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king's legacy : the Clyde King story by Clyde King( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long and the short of it by Andy North( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Andy North is a two-time United States Open champion, current player on the Senior PGA Tour, and a commentator for ESPN. In this book, Andy offers golfing fans a treasure chest of anecdotes and shares his insight and wisdom into the game of golf. Andy first talks about the pioneers of the game and shares memories of his time with the likes of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, Gary Player, and many others. He shares the heartwarming story of his life growing up in Wisconsin and his rise to success on the PGA Tour. He offers advice on how to better understand and play golf. This book has both the drills and games you can play with your children to make golf fun and the games that you as an amateur golfer should play to improve your own game. Finally, Andy talks about the changes facing golf in the coming years and shares his experiences working with his friends at ESPN. The drama, the excitement, and the suspense of professional golf are all captured in this book. Golfers of all ages will enjoy Andy North's unique perspective on golf
 
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Tony and me : a story of friendship
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Tony and me : a story of friendshipWhat I learned from Jackie Robinson : a teammate's reflections on and off the fieldThe psycho 100 : baseball's most outrageous momentsBob Feller's little blue book of baseball wisdomBob Feller's little black book of baseball wisdomThe long and the short of itA king's legacy : the Clyde King story
Alternative Names
Burton Rocks American writer

Burton Rocks Amerikaans schrijver

Languages
English (22)