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Quest for Olympic gold

Arun Kumar Pandya

Quest for Olympic gold

strategies for excellence

by Arun Kumar Pandya

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Published by National Book Trust, India in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports facilities,
  • Sports and state

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArun Kumar Pandya
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV433.I+ (India) P+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 146 p., [2] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893817M
    ISBN 109788123759746
    LC Control Number2010317069
    OCLC/WorldCa693755631

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