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Skiing to win.

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English


  • Ski racing -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Cross-country skiing -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Skiers.,
  • Ski racing.,
  • Cross-country skiing.

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About the Edition

Describes major competition skiing events throughout the world including biographies of international skiing champions and a special section on ski touring.

Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated with photos.
LC ClassificationsGV854.2.A1 E37
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5413786M
ISBN 100152754008
LC Control Number73005239

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