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Published by TK Publishers in [U.S.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • African American baseball players -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames A. Riley.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 R47 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 306 p. :
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3192271M
LC Control Number83070965

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