1 edition of I know baseball found in the catalog.
Written in English
Introduces and examines the different aspects of baseball.
Includes bibliographical references (page 22) and index.
|Statement||by Joanne Mattern|
|Series||I know sports, 21st century basic skills library, 3, 21st century basic skills library|
|LC Classifications||GV867.5 .M386 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||24 pages :|
|Number of Pages||24|
|ISBN 10||1624313973, 1624314732|
|ISBN 10||9781624313974, 9781624314735, 9781624314353, 9781624315114|
|LC Control Number||2013006121|
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