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Jim Murray, the last of the best.

by Jim Murray

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Published by Los Angeles Times in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Anecdotes.,
  • Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc. -- Sports.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesLast of the best, Los Angeles times.
    GenreAnecdotes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV707 .M773 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination334 p. :
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3579191M
    ISBN 101883792509
    LC Control Number2002265025
    OCLC/WorldCa40608033

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