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Published by DK Pub. in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sports -- Encyclopedias -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Sports -- Encyclopedias.

Book details:

About the Edition

An introduction to the history, techniques, strategy, rules, and champion exponents of various team and individual sports, including track and field, football, golf, swimming, skiing, and cycling.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementwritten by Norman Barrett.
SeriesPockets
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV567 .B37 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL977624M
ISBN 100789410214
LC Control Number96014819

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