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Published by Human Kinetics in Champaign, IL .
Written in English



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  • Physical education and training -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History,
  • Sports -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History,
  • Exercise -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History,
  • Physiology -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementJohn D. Massengale, Richard A. Swanson, editors.
ContributionsMassengale, John D., Swanson, Richard A. 1939-
LC ClassificationsGV223 .H57 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 472 p. :
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL973640M
ISBN 100873225244
LC Control Number96010555

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