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One shot at forever [sound recording] : [a small town, an unlikely coach, and a magical baseball season] / Chris Ballard.

Ballard, Chris. (Author). Chamberlain, Mike. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown CD BK YA/796.357 BAL (Text to phone) 34014129078722 Young Adult Book on CD Available -

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Compact discs.
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Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Mike Chamberlain.
Summary, etc.:
In 1971, a small-town high school baseball team from rural Illinois playing with hand-me-down uniforms and peace signs on their hats defied convention and the odds. Led by an English teacher with no coaching experience, the Macon Ironmen emerged from a field of 370 teams to become the smallest school in Illinois history to make the state final-- a distinction that still stands. Chris Ballard tells the story of the team and its unlikely coach-- a hippie, dreamer, and intellectual.
Subject: Baseball > Illinois > Macon > History.
High school athletes > Illinois > Macon > History.
Macon (Ill.) > Social life and customs.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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