Weight training for women"s team sports
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Weight training for women"s team sports

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Published by Weldon Pub. in Evergreen Park, Ill .
Written in English


  • Weight lifting.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementby Gail Weldon.
The Physical Object
Pagination73 p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14180980M

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