Yogi Berra An American Original (Daily News Legends Series) by N. Y.) Daily News (New York

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Published by Sagamore Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Baseball,
  • Biography: sport,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Baseball players,
  • Sports - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Berra, Yogi,,
  • Baseball - History,
  • Sports - Baseball,
  • 1925-,
  • United States,
  • Baseball coaches,
  • Biography

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsJoseph J. Bannon (Editor), Joanna L. Wright (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8731678M
ISBN 101571672508
ISBN 109781571672506
OCLC/WorldCa41066919

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