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The young baseball player

by Ian Smyth

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by DK Pub. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball for children -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Provides information on the offensive and defensive techniques of baseball as well as on the history and equipment of the game, with step-by-step instructions on individual positions.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementwritten by Ian Smyth ; with a forword by Eduardo Perez.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. :
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23246601M
    ISBN 100789428253
    LC Control Number97041728
    OCLC/WorldCa37820014

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