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Baseball"s shrine

the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

by C. Paul Jackson

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Published by Hastings House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum -- Juvenile literature,
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum,
  • Baseball

  • About the Edition

    Text and photographs tell the stories behind some of the exhibits of baseball"s Hall of Fame Museum. Includes a history of baseball and the museum.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby C. Paul Jackson.
    SeriesThe Famous museum series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV863 .J3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910042M
    ISBN 100808307236
    LC Control Number76079495

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