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Sport in Greece and Rome

by Harold Arthur Harris

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece.,
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Sports -- Greece,
    • Sports -- Rome

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] H. A. Harris.
      SeriesAspects of Greek and Roman life
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV573 .H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p.
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4559787M
      ISBN 100801407184
      LC Control Number77039824

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