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How sports came to be

Don L. Wulffson

How sports came to be

by Don L. Wulffson

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Sports -- History.

  • About the Edition

    Relates the origins of table tennis, bowling, boxing, baseball, badminton, skiing, and golf.

    Edition Notes

    Cover title: Strange, extraordinary, stories behind how sports came to be.

    StatementDon L. Wulffson ; illustrated by Roy Doty.
    ContributionsDoty, Roy, 1922-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV571 .W84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4421822M
    ISBN 100688419240, 0688519245
    LC Control Number79026237

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