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sociology of sport

Howard L. Nixon

sociology of sport

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Published by Wadsworth Publishing in Belmont, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHoward L. Nixon, James H. Frey.
ContributionsFrey, James H.
The Physical Object
Pagination363p. ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22212979M
ISBN 100534247628


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