Olympic Judo
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Olympic Judo history and techniques by Nicolas Soames

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Published by Ippon/Crowood in Swindon, Wiltshire .
Written in English


  • Judo -- Tournaments.,
  • Judo -- Records.,
  • Olympics -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementNicolas Soames and Roy Inman, with photography by David Finch.
ContributionsInman, Roy., Finch, David.
LC ClassificationsGV1114 .S63 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination253 p. :
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1640469M
ISBN 10185223489X
LC Control Number91193699

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