Growing up in Indiana the culture & Hoosier hysteria revisited by Jones, Norman

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Published by AuthorHouse in Bloomington, Ind .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Jones, Norman, -- 1936-,
  • Basketball -- Indiana.,
  • School sports -- Indiana.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-204).

Book details

StatementNorman Jones.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV884.J66 J66 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22650180M
ISBN 101420872354
ISBN 109781420872354
LC Control Number2005907321

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