Babe! The sports career of George Ruth by James Hahn

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Published by Crestwood House in Mankato, Minn .

Written in English

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  • Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948.,
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Baseball players.

About the Edition

A biography of Babe Ruth, considered to be one of the best and best-liked, baseball players ever.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby James & Lynn Hahn ; edited by Howard Schroeder.
SeriesSports legends
ContributionsHahn, Lynn., Schroeder, Howard.
LC ClassificationsGV865.R8 H33
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4259773M
ISBN 100896861295, 0896861449
LC Control Number81005377

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