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5 edition of More than a game found in the catalog.

More than a game

stories, prayers, and reflections for the student athlete

by Leonard DiPaul

  • 76 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Saint Mary"s Press in Winona, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic high school students -- Prayer-books and devotions -- English.,
  • Catholic athletes -- Prayer-books and devotions -- English.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeonard DiPaul, Edward T. Hastings, Sharon Fuqua Retif.
    GenrePrayer-books and devotions
    ContributionsHastings, Edward T., Retif, Sharon Fuqua.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX2373.S8 D57 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3413851M
    ISBN 100884898865
    LC Control Number2005030000
    OCLC/WorldCa62152803

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