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Published by Contemporary Books in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Italy

Subjects:

  • Columbu, Franco.,
  • Weight lifters -- Italy -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementFranco Columbu and George Fels.
ContributionsFels, George, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV460.2.C64 A33 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4554063M
ISBN 100809277239, 0809275651
LC Control Number77023694

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