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official world encyclopedia of sports and games

the rules, techniques of play and equipment for over 400 sports and 1,000 games

by Diagram Group.

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Published by Paddington Press : distributed by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Games -- Rules.,
  • Sports -- Rules.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcreated by the Diagram Group ; [editors, David Heidenstam, Paulin Meier, Jack Wilson].
    ContributionsHeidenstam, David., Meier, Paulin., Wilkinson, Jack.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1201 .D48 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination543 p. :
    Number of Pages543
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4407198M
    ISBN 100448222027
    LC Control Number79010380

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