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American Sportwriters and Writers on Sports

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Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

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  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Reference,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • Dictionaries - General,
  • Media Studies - Print Media

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    Dictionary of Literary Biography

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8146295M
    ISBN 10078764658X
    ISBN 109780787646585


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