1 edition of The war on football found in the catalog.
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-226) and index.
|Statement||Daniel J. Flynn|
|LC Classifications||GV953.6 .F59 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||239 pages ;|
|Number of Pages||239|
|LC Control Number||2014412425|
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