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The college names of the games

by Mike Lessiter

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Published by Contemporary Books in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • College sports -- United States -- History,
    • Athletic clubs -- United States -- Names -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Mike Lessiter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV351 .L47 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 342 p. :
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2059818M
      ISBN 100809244764
      LC Control Number88039124
      OCLC/WorldCa18747232

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