Encyclopedia of Asian tennis

by Gordon U. A Martin

Publisher: G.U.A. Martin

Written in English
Published: Pages: 856 Downloads: 986
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Subjects:

  • Asia,
  • Biography,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Tennis,
  • Tennis players
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages856
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11772608M
ISBN 100970207093
ISBN 109780970207098
OCLC/WorldCa48711629

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