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Sports Immortals Stories of Inspiration and Achievement by Jim Platt

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Published by Triumph Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Reference,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Sports Memorabilia (besides cards),
  • Sports,
  • General,
  • Biography,
  • Athletes,
  • Collectibles

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8735057M
ISBN 101572434600
ISBN 109781572434608
OCLC/WorldCa48957908

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