The end of autumn reflections on my life in football by Michael Oriard

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Oriard, Michael, 1948-,
  • Football players -- United States -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Michael Oriard.
LC ClassificationsGV939.O74 A33 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 337 p. ;
Number of Pages337
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3784607M
ISBN 100385177984
LC Control Number81043426

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