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The Esquire book of sports writing

The Esquire book of sports writing

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports journalism -- Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Greg Williams.
    ContributionsWilliams, Greg., Esquire.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(229)p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17313261M
    ISBN 10014025742X

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