century of sports at the Mount

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Mount Saint Mary"s College, Available from College Bookstore, Mount Saint Mary"s College , Emmitsburg, Md. (16300 Old Emmitsburg Rd., Emmitsburg 21727)
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Statementcompiled and edited by Frank Zarnowski.
LC ClassificationsGV691.M6 Z37
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 132 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3794240M
LC Control Number81083373

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