The words of the pitcher by Kei Swanson

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Published by Red Slipper in Columbus, Miss .

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Places:

  • Cleveland (Ohio),
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Pitchers (Baseball) -- Fiction.,
  • Japanese -- United States -- Fiction.,
  • English teachers -- Fiction.,
  • Cleveland (Ohio) -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementKei Swanson.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.W2689 W6 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6899257M
ISBN 101585710148
LC Control Number00708659
OCLC/WorldCa44181045

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