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The 1984 Olympic Games Sarajevo/Los Angeles by Schaap, Dick

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Published by Random House, ABC Pub./ABC Sports in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Dick Schaap ; with an introduction by James A. Michener.
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. :
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23257761M
ISBN 100394721624, 0394536789

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