Duke of Flatbush

by Duke Snider

Publisher: Kensington Pub. Corp. in New York, NY

Written in English
Published: Pages: 288 Downloads: 307
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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Snider, Duke, 1926-,
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team),
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.

Edition Notes

StatementDuke Snider with Bill Gilbert ; introd. by Carl Erskine.
SeriesZebra books, Zebra book.
ContributionsGilbert, Bill, 1931-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV865.S55 A3 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2063154M
ISBN 10082172469X
LC Control Number88050408

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