How to Do Baseball Research

How to Do Baseball Research

by Gerald Tomlinson, Society for American Baseball Research
     
 
This is the essential how-to manual for anyone interested in baseball research. How to Do Baseball Research updates and greatly expands The Baseball Research Handbook, published by the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) in 1987. A group of talented SABR members provide information and advice in a variety of areas, including how to use

Overview

This is the essential how-to manual for anyone interested in baseball research. How to Do Baseball Research updates and greatly expands The Baseball Research Handbook, published by the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) in 1987. A group of talented SABR members provide information and advice in a variety of areas, including how to use libraries and archives, find illustrations, and prepare manuscripts for publication. Particularly noteworthy is the new information on using the computer for baseball research and statistical analysis. Contributions from SABR committee chairs and longtime SABR researchers add valuable specifics to the fundamental advice in the ten chapters.

Editorial Reviews

USA Today Baseball Weekly
"Whether you're a hard-care member of the Society for American Baseball Research or just an enthusiast of an arcane slice of diamond minutiae, this is a valuable handbook for any form of baseball scholarship."—USA Today Baseball Weekly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780910137836
Publisher:
Society for American Baseball Research
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Pages:
163
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Gerald Tomlinson is the author of The Baseball Research Handbook. His articles have appeared in the Baseball Research Journal, National Pastime, Minor League History Journal, and the Cooperstown Review.

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