A biography of one of baseball"s greatest players. Includes a trivia quiz.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.
|Statement||by William R. Sanford & Carl R. Green.|
|Genre||Juvenile literature., Biography|
|Contributions||Green, Carl R.|
|LC Classifications||GV865.D5 S25 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||91042180|
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