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3 edition of Basketball In America found in the catalog.

Basketball In America

From The Playgrounds To Jordan"s Game And Beyond (Contemoprary Sports Issues) (Contemoprary Sports Issues)

by Bob Batchelor

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Basketball,
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Leisure,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • History,
  • Sports,
  • United States,
  • Basketball - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152575M
    ISBN 100789016125
    ISBN 109780789016126

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