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The year they called off the World Series

Benton Stark

The year they called off the World Series

a true story

by Benton Stark

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Published by Avery Pub. Group in Garden City Park, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • New York (N.Y.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-224) and index.

      StatementBenton Stark.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV878.4 .S73 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 236 p. :
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2029246M
      ISBN 10089529480X
      LC Control Number91006496
      OCLC/WorldCa23017261

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