TITLE

Fall 1994 hardcovers: Sports

AUTHOR(S)
Sanborn, Margaret; Stander, Bella
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;8/8/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 32, p178
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Bibliography
ABSTRACT
Lists hardcover books on sports for release in fall 1994. `Baseball's Hometown Teams: The Story of the Minor Leagues,' by Bruce Chadwick; `The Greatest Team of All Time,' by Nicholas Acocella and Donald Dewey; `Bury Me in a Pot Bunker: A Personal Golf Odyssey,' by Peter Dye with Mark Shaw; `The Women: Photographs of the Top Female Bodybuilders,' by Bill Dobbins; `Call of the Game,' by Gary Bender with Michael Johnson.
ACCESSION #
9408292325

 

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