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Glorious triumphs; athletes who conquered adversity.

Author: Vernon Pizer
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead [1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brief biographies of twelve athletes who persevered against great odds to attain prominence in their chosen sport. Included are Barney Ross, Ben Hogan, Glenn Cunningham, Manolete, Clarence Demar, Alonzo Wilkins, Peter Gray, Paul Berlenbach, Babe Didrikson, Jerry Kramer, Frank Malzone, Althea Gibson.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vernon Pizer
OCLC Number: 435698
Description: viii, 209 pages portraits 21 cm

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Brief biographies of twelve athletes who persevered against great odds to attain prominence in their chosen sport. Included are Barney Ross, Ben Hogan, Glenn Cunningham, Manolete, Clarence Demar, Alonzo Wilkins, Peter Gray, Paul Berlenbach, Babe Didrikson, Jerry Kramer, Frank Malzone, Althea Gibson.

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