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Playing Hardball

The Dynamics of Baseball Folk Speech

by Lawrence Frank

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Pub Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball,
  • English language,
  • Folklore,
  • Terminology,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11394957M
    ISBN 100820400610
    ISBN 109780820400617

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