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Sports in America

Sarah Flowers

Sports in America

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Sports -- Social aspects -- United States.,
    • Sports.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the important role of sports in American society, business, entertainment, and schools.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-104) and index.

      Statementby Sarah Flowers.
      SeriesLucent overview series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV706.5 .F56 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL967006M
      ISBN 101560061782
      LC Control Number96003430
      OCLC/WorldCa34244722


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