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Dizzy Dean

Jack Kavanagh

Dizzy Dean

by Jack Kavanagh

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Baseball players.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Dean, Dizzy, 1911- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Dean, Dizzy, 1911-,
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baseball players.

    • About the Edition

      Follows the life of the man who, in his prime, led major league baseball in wins, strikeouts, complete games, and innings pitched and moved on to a broadcasting career after his retirement as a player.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

      StatementJack Kavanagh ; introduction by Jim Murray.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesBaseball legends
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV865.D4 K38 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1875403M
      ISBN 100791011739, 0791012077
      LC Control Number90035387

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