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Lew Hoad story

Lew Hoad

Lew Hoad story

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Lew Hoad with Jack Pollard. Introd. by Harry Hopman; foreword by Adrian Quist.
ContributionsPollard, Jack.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV994.H6 A3
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p.
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6246345M
LC Control Number58007021
OCLC/WorldCa398749


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