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Baseball and the pursuit of innocence

a fresh look at the old ball game

by Richard Skolnik

  • 147 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University in College Station, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Baseball -- Social aspects -- United States.,
    • Baseball -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-249) and index.

      StatementRichard Skolnick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV863.A1 S635 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 257 p. ;
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1420668M
      ISBN 100890965595
      LC Control Number93030794

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