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Sports and athletes

Sports and athletes

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Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Juvenile literature,
  • Athletes -- Juvenile literature,
  • Sports -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementChristine Watkins, book editor.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesOpposing viewpoints
    ContributionsWatkins, Christine, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV705.4 .S64 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22679052M
    ISBN 109780737745429, 9780737745436
    LC Control Number2008045344

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