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The first book of basketball

by Don Schiffer

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

  • Basketball -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Basketball.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the rules, skills, and techniques of basketball.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Don Schiffer, rev. by Bill Gutman ; illustrated by Rod Slater.
    SeriesFirst books
    ContributionsSlater, Rod.
    LC ClassificationsGV885.1 .S34 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p. :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4537148M
    ISBN 100531012891
    LC Control Number77003219

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