Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Positano, Rock G, author.

Title Dinner with DiMaggio : memories of an American hero / Dr. Rock Positano and John Positano ; with a foreword by Francis Ford Coppola and an introduction by Fay T. Vincent.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.357 DiMaggio,J POS    Available
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Description xiii, 350 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction by Fay T. Vincent -- The Last American Hero -- An Unlikely Friendship -- Dinner with DiMaggio -- In the Melting Pot -- La Bella Figura -- Stand Up Guy -- Take Me Out to the Ball Game -- A Legend on Legends -- Love Lost -- Fans in High Places -- It's Cold on the Tundra -- The Patron Saint of Kids -- 3 Winding Down -- Swinging in Coney Island -- Last Dinner with DiMaggio -- Afterword -- A Simple Memorial for a Simple Man -- Acknowledgments.
Summary "Revealing and little-known stories of the great Yankees Hall of Famer from the man who knew him best in the last ten years of his life -- from Ted Williams and his Yankees teammates on the field to Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra, and other great celebrities off the field"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject DiMaggio, Joe, 1914-1999.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Positano, John, author.
ISBN 9781501156847 (hardback)
1501156845 (hardback)

Available items only