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Olympic dream

Henry Rono

Olympic dream

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Published by AuthorHouse in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rono, Henry.,
  • Runners (Sports) -- Biography.,
  • Special education teachers -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry Rono.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1061.15.R66 A3 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination235 p. :
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22996267M
    ISBN 109781434327871
    LC Control Number2007906026
    OCLC/WorldCa178041440

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