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Ski down the years

Jay, John C.

Ski down the years

by Jay, John C.

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Published by Award House, [distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Skis and skiing -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSki magazine.
      Statementby John Jay with John and Frankie O"Rear in cooperation with the editors of Ski magazine.
      ContributionsO"Rear, John, 1914-, O"Rear, Frankie, 1918-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV854.4 .J3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination268 p.
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5991017M
      LC Control Number66021960
      OCLC/WorldCa1577645

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