7 edition of The story of basketball found in the catalog.
The story of basketball
Traces the history of basketball including biographical sketches of fourteen players and coaches.
|Statement||by John Devaney.|
|LC Classifications||GV883 .D48|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||150 p. :|
|Number of Pages||150|
|ISBN 10||0394828062, 0394928067|
|LC Control Number||76008129|
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