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Yankee Stadium; fifty years of drama.

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Yankee Stadium (New York, N.Y.) -- History,
    • Sports -- New York (State) -- New York -- History

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV416.N48 Y363
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 155 p.
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5283740M
      ISBN 100395140072
      LC Control Number72002275
      OCLC/WorldCa533494

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