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Winning baseball

fundamentals of offensive and defensive strategy

by Howard Liss

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by McKay in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball -- Offense -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Baseball -- Defense -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Baseball.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the essentials of physical conditioning, defensive strategy, throwing, catching, hitting, running the bases, and offensive strategy.

    Edition Notes

    StatementHoward Liss ; foreword by Jack McKeown ; drawings and diagrams by Marie and Nils Ostberg.
    ContributionsOstberg, Marie., Ostberg, Nils.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV867.7 .L57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. :
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4731778M
    ISBN 100679210520
    LC Control Number78020329
    OCLC/WorldCa4641932

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