The Jewish baseball hall of fame

a who"s who of baseball stars by Erwin Lynn

Publisher: Shapolsky Publishers in New York, NY

Written in English
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StatementErwin Lynn.
LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 L96 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination270 p. :
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2743160M
ISBN 100933503172
LC Control Number86060561

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