Cricketing memories

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Published by Shradhanjali Trust, Distributed by Rupa in Calcutta .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cricket players -- Biography.,
  • Cricket -- Anecdotes.

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Book details

Statementcompiled by Jyotsna Poddar ; foreword by Sir Donald Bradman ; introduction by Sunil Gavaskar.
ContributionsPoddar, Jyotsna.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV915.A1 C76 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p. :
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2163568M
LC Control Number88900720

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