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Carl Lewis

by Steve Klots

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans,
  • Track and field athletes,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    Describes the childhood, college career, & Olympic performances of this athlete, including his attempts at the long-jump record.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 116) and index.

    StatementSteve Klots ; [introductory essay by Coretta Scott King]
    SeriesBlack Americans of achievement
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV697.L48 K56 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. :
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24745348M
    ISBN 100791021645, 0791021653
    ISBN 109780791021644, 9780791021651
    LC Control Number94007347
    OCLC/WorldCa30157514

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