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11 edition of Ballpark found in the catalog.

Ballpark

Camden Yards and the building of an American dream

by Peter Richmond

  • 375 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oriole Park at Camden Yards (Baltimore, Md.),
  • Baltimore Orioles (Baseball team)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPeter Richmond.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV416.B356 R53 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1406548M
    ISBN 100671748513
    LC Control Number93014855
    OCLC/WorldCa27727009

    Ballpark: Baseball in the American City. By Paul Goldberger Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Published: May An illustrated, entirely new look at the history of baseball: told through the stories of the vibrant and ever-changing ballparks where the game was and is staged, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning architectural critic. Order the book. Town Ball Parks of Minnesota Book Sellers. Barnes & Noble (all locations). Majestic Twins Clubhouse Store, Target Field. Dassel History Museum. Wally's Sports & Clothing, Chaska. The General Store, Minnetonka. Baseball , Bloomington. Red River Inn, Cold Spring. St Paul Saints Gift Shop, CHS Field Goodthings, White Bear Lake & Maple Grove. Bibelot, all .

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    If you are looking to book a private party at one of the venues in Ballpark Village, St. Louis please visit our Plan an Event page for additional information. Are banners and signs allowed in Ballpark Village? No, we do not allow outside banners or signs in Ballpark Village or any of the venues within Ballpark Village. What are your contest rules? Ballpark Mysteries #3, The L.A. Dodger makes the holiday book gift list! (actually, all of the Ballpark Mysteries make perfect gifts! Families explore fiction with David Kelly and the Ballpark Mysteries. The Boston Globe's feature story on the Ballpark Mysteries. Another recent Boston Globe article on Kelly's Ballpark Mysteries.


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