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Life behind the mask

Michael Schafer

Life behind the mask

memoir of a youth baseball umpire

by Michael Schafer

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Youth league baseball,
  • Baseball umpires,
  • Baseball,
  • Umpiring

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMichael Schafer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV880.8 .S37 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 178 p. ;
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25059633M
    ISBN 109780786459452
    LC Control Number2010049125

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