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Fyffes dictionary of Irish sporting greats

Gleeson, John

Fyffes dictionary of Irish sporting greats

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Published by Etta Place Publishers in Dublin .
Written in English

  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Athletes -- Ireland -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [504-505]).

      Other titlesDictionary of Irish sporting greats.
      StatementJohn Gleeson ; foreword by Jimmy Magee.
      LC ClassificationsGV697.A1 G52 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination503, [2] p., xxiv p. of plates :
      Number of Pages503
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1044713M
      ISBN 10095218270X
      LC Control Number93244115

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