Lou Gehrig, one of baseball"s greatest

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A biography focusing on the childhood of one of the greatest professional baseball players who is remembered for playing 2,130 consecutive games in 14 seasons with the New York Yankees.

Statementby Guernsey Van Riper ; illustrated by Jerry Robinson ; illustrated by Paul Laune.
SeriesChildhood of famous Americans, Childhood of famous Americans series.
ContributionsLaune, Paul, ill., Robinson, Jerry, ill.
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LC ClassificationsGV865.G4 V36 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3481926M
ISBN 100672527340
LC Control Number82001296
OCLC/WorldCa8219690

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