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curse of Rocky Colavito a loving look at a thirty-year slump by Terry Pluto

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English


  • Colavito, Rocky.,
  • Cleveland Indians (Baseball team) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementTerry Pluto.
LC ClassificationsGV875.C7 P58 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination300 p. :
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1434923M
ISBN 100671869086
LC Control Number93046866

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