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The greatest sport of all

Thomas Hauser

The greatest sport of all

an inside look at another year in boxing

by Thomas Hauser

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Published by University of Arkansas Press in Fayetteville, AR .
Written in English


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StatementThomas Hauser.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV
The Physical Object
Pagination303 p. ;
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22765207M
ISBN 109781557288592
OCLC/WorldCa123485440

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