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The rocket that fell to earth

Jeff Pearlman

The rocket that fell to earth

Roger Clemens and the rage for baseball immortality

by Jeff Pearlman

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Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-348.

Other titlesRoger Clemens and the rage for baseball immortality
StatementJeff Pearlman
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV865.C4384 P43 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination348 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24575153M
ISBN 100061724750
ISBN 109780061724756
LC Control Number2009280003
OCLC/WorldCa262886352

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