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The story of figure skating

by Michael Boo

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Published by W. Morrow and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ice skaters,
  • Figure skating,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Figure skaters,
  • Ice skating

  • About the Edition

    Surveys the history of figure skating and examines some of its notable performers.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesFigure skating
    StatementMichael Boo
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV850.4 .B66 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24765834M
    ISBN 10068815820X
    ISBN 109780688158200
    LC Control Number98013569
    OCLC/WorldCa38593657

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