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The ESPN World Cup companion

everything you need to know about the planet"s biggest sports event

by David Hirshey

  • 58 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Ballantine Books, ESPN Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-247).

Other titlesWorld Cup companion
StatementDavid Hirshey and Roger Bennett
ContributionsBennett, Roger, 1970-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV943.49 .H57 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 251 p. :
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24538088M
ISBN 10034551792X
ISBN 109780345517920
LC Control Number2010007273
OCLC/WorldCa436030259


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