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A Basic Guide to Speed Skating (Olympic Guides) by U. S. Olympic Committee

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Published by G. Stevens .
Written in English


  • Sports & Recreation - Olympics,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Sports & Recreation - Winter Sports,
  • Ice skating,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Speed skating

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9487285M
ISBN 100836831055
ISBN 109780836831054

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