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Author Miller, Stuart, 1966-

Title Good wood : the story of the baseball bat / Stuart Miller.

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : ACTA Sports, [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  796.357 MIL    AVAILABLE
Description 188 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: Baseball's ultimate icon -- Getting good wood -- Size does matter -- The real wonderboys -- Some real corkers -- A dangerous weapon -- Evolution of a wooden stick -- Exploding bats -- The slugger from Louisville -- Now batting -- Bats becoming bats -- Adding pop to pop culture -- The MVB Award -- Epilogue: Fungoes, batboys, doughnuts, metal bats -- Name index.
Subject Baseball bats -- History.
Baseball -- Equipment and supplies.
Baseball players.
Added Title Story of the baseball bat
ISBN 9780879464776 paperback
0879464771 paperback

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