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The Resource Push Dick's button : a conversation on skating from a good part of the last century--and a little tomfoolery, by Dick Button

Push Dick's button : a conversation on skating from a good part of the last century--and a little tomfoolery, by Dick Button

Label
Push Dick's button : a conversation on skating from a good part of the last century--and a little tomfoolery
Title
Push Dick's button
Title remainder
a conversation on skating from a good part of the last century--and a little tomfoolery
Statement of responsibility
by Dick Button
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dick Button shares his knowledge of figure skating, illustrating the facts and his analysis with his own experiences as a competitive figure skater and long-time commentator, with those of other 20th century figure skaters, and with events in 20th century figure skating competitions and exhibition performances
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
JBL
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1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Button, Dick
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Button, Dick
  • Figure skating
  • Figure skaters
Label
Push Dick's button : a conversation on skating from a good part of the last century--and a little tomfoolery, by Dick Button
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • What's a fall (in case you didn't know!)?
  • To wilt, or not to wilt?
  • A request! and a few comments on commentary
  • What is the difference between the short program and the long program?
  • What do you mean there's no different between the short program and the long program?
  • It's called figure skating but there ain't any figures
  • It's da rules, baby
  • The International Judging System (IJS)
  • Kiss and cry-- fifteen seconds of fame!
  • You're got personality
  • Come on in, folks! The door's open
  • Likes, dislikes, and favorites
  • Where do we go from here?
  • Entrances and exits
  • Boots, laces, and pointed toes
  • Where are you when we need you, Katarina Witt?
  • Is that muzak to my ears?
  • "Open your eyes, dummy!"
  • Centering
  • Is there a jump in that jump?
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
241 p.
Isbn
9781494223472
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868021486
  • (OCoLC)ocn868021486
  • 638134
Label
Push Dick's button : a conversation on skating from a good part of the last century--and a little tomfoolery, by Dick Button
Publication
Contents
  • What's a fall (in case you didn't know!)?
  • To wilt, or not to wilt?
  • A request! and a few comments on commentary
  • What is the difference between the short program and the long program?
  • What do you mean there's no different between the short program and the long program?
  • It's called figure skating but there ain't any figures
  • It's da rules, baby
  • The International Judging System (IJS)
  • Kiss and cry-- fifteen seconds of fame!
  • You're got personality
  • Come on in, folks! The door's open
  • Likes, dislikes, and favorites
  • Where do we go from here?
  • Entrances and exits
  • Boots, laces, and pointed toes
  • Where are you when we need you, Katarina Witt?
  • Is that muzak to my ears?
  • "Open your eyes, dummy!"
  • Centering
  • Is there a jump in that jump?
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
241 p.
Isbn
9781494223472
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868021486
  • (OCoLC)ocn868021486
  • 638134

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