Taking in a game

a history of baseball in Asia by Joseph A. Reaves

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, Publisher: Combined Academic in Lincoln, Neb, Chesham

Written in English
Published: Pages: 208 Downloads: 703
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  • Baseball -- Asia -- History

Edition Notes

StatementJoseph A. Reaves.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18792413M
ISBN 100803290012
OCLC/WorldCa56459307

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