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Travels of a commentator

Dorian Williams

Travels of a commentator

by Dorian Williams

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

  • Sports journalism -- Great Britain.,
  • Television broadcasting of sports -- Great Britain.,
  • Horse sports -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDorian Williams.
    LC ClassificationsPN5124.S65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(192)p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22239036M
    ISBN 100413582108

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