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Fitness swimming

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Published by Human Kinetics in Champaign, IL .
Written in English


  • Swimming -- Training.,
  • Physical fitness.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEmmett W. Hines.
SeriesFitness spectrum series
LC ClassificationsGV837.7 .H56 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL356471M
ISBN 100880116560
LC Control Number98016314

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