Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-247).
|Other titles||World Cup companion|
|Statement||David Hirshey and Roger Bennett|
|Contributions||Bennett, Roger, 1970-|
|LC Classifications||GV943.49 .H57 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 251 p. :|
|Number of Pages||251|
|LC Control Number||2010007273|
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