Heroes, plain folks, and skunks

the life and times of Happy Chandler : an autobiography
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Chandler, Happy, 1898-, Baseball commissioners -- United States -- Biogr

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Statementwith Vance H. Trimble ; foreword by Bob Hope.
ContributionsTrimble, Vance H.
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LC ClassificationsGV865.C42 A3 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 317 p. [32] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2067619M
ISBN 100933893744
LC Control Number88071521
OCLC/WorldCa19537402

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