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Training Olympic champions in track and field

Jake Weber

Training Olympic champions in track and field

by Jake Weber

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Track and field.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jake Weber in collaboration with Frank Rasky. Line drawings by Dorothy Rasky.
    ContributionsRasky, Frank, 1923- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV711 .W38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination171 p.
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6093089M
    LC Control Number51010370
    OCLC/WorldCa1389241

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