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Reading baseball

Braham Dabscheck

Reading baseball

books, biographies, and the business of the game

by Braham Dabscheck

  • 109 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Fitness Information Technology in Morgantown, WV .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-203) and index.

    Statementby Braham Dabscheck
    SeriesSport & global cultures series, Sport & global cultures series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV867.3 .D334 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 212 p. :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25371768M
    ISBN 101935412248
    ISBN 109781935412243
    LC Control Number2011920471
    OCLC/WorldCa733943549

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