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A terrible splendor : three extraordinary men, a world poised for war, and the greatest tennis match ever played

Author: Marshall Fisher
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Looks at the prominent figures and events surrounding the 1937 Davis Cup Tournament, specifically the match between Don Budge of the United States and Gottfried von Cramm of Germany.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2008050527
(OCoLC)236339144
Named Person: Gottfried von Cramm; Don Budge; Don Budge; Gottfried von Cramm
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marshall Fisher
ISBN: 9780307452146 030745214X
OCLC Number: 607080394
Description: 1 online resource (321 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: The gentleman of Wimbledon --
Appeasement --
An American twist --
"I'm playing for my life" --
No man living or dead --
Miracles of redemption.
Responsibility: Marshall Jon Fisher.

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Looks at the prominent figures and events surrounding the 1937 Davis Cup Tournament, specifically the match between Don Budge of the United States and Gottfried von Cramm of Germany.

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