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The Resource More than a game : the best of Alf Van Hoose, edited by Creg Stephenson and Ed Mullins, (electronic resource)

More than a game : the best of Alf Van Hoose, edited by Creg Stephenson and Ed Mullins, (electronic resource)

Label
More than a game : the best of Alf Van Hoose
Title
More than a game
Title remainder
the best of Alf Van Hoose
Statement of responsibility
edited by Creg Stephenson and Ed Mullins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The best work of one of Alabama's longest-serving and most beloved sports journalists. Although he spent 43 years at the same job, Alf Van Hoose was not a man limited by the boundaries of his profession. As Birmingham News sports editor for 21 years and a columnist for a decade before that, Van Hoose helped define a city, a state, and a region largely known for sports. He was the writer of record for some of the biggest sporting events and personalities in the state of Alabama in the last half of the 20th Century. Wayne Hester, Van Hoose's successor as sports editor of The News, in 1990, said
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Hoose, Alf
Dewey number
796/.09761
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stephenson, Creg
  • Mullins, Edward
  • University of Alabama
  • University of Alabama
Series statement
Fire ant books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Van Hoose, Alf
  • Sports
  • Sports journalism
Label
More than a game : the best of Alf Van Hoose, edited by Creg Stephenson and Ed Mullins, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "A publication of the College of Communication and Information Sciences and the Center for Community-Based Partnerships, the University of Alabama."
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Contents
Foreword by Susanna Van Hoose Feld; Introduction: The Van Hoose Style by Creg Stephenson; 1. Early Days, 1947-1959; 2. Interlude, Vietnam, 1966; 3. Glory Days, 1959-1983; 4. Final Days, 1983-1990; 5. Denouement: Back to Bastogne and Beyond, 1989; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn760161661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 156 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381097
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)760161661
Label
More than a game : the best of Alf Van Hoose, edited by Creg Stephenson and Ed Mullins, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "A publication of the College of Communication and Information Sciences and the Center for Community-Based Partnerships, the University of Alabama."
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Contents
Foreword by Susanna Van Hoose Feld; Introduction: The Van Hoose Style by Creg Stephenson; 1. Early Days, 1947-1959; 2. Interlude, Vietnam, 1966; 3. Glory Days, 1959-1983; 4. Final Days, 1983-1990; 5. Denouement: Back to Bastogne and Beyond, 1989; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn760161661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 156 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817381097
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)760161661

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