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Lost in the sun

G. Richard McKelvey

Lost in the sun

the comebacks and comedowns of major league ballplayers

by G. Richard McKelvey

  • 365 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball players -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementG. Richard McKelvey.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 M377 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 211 p. :
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18016516M
    ISBN 109780786432189
    LC Control Number2007037359
    OCLC/WorldCa171614167

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