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Rickey Henderson record stealer by Ann Bauleke

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Published by Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Henderson, Rickey, 1958- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Henderson, Rickey, 1958-,
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Baseball players.,
  • African Americans -- Biography.

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About the Edition

Highlights the career of one of baseball"s most proficient base stealers.

Edition Notes

StatementAnn Bauleke.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
SeriesThe Achievers
LC ClassificationsGV865.H45 B38 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2029885M
ISBN 10082250541X
LC Control Number91007193

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