9 edition of Women of sports. found in the catalog.
Discusses the past and future of women"s figure skating and presents biographies of eight of the sport"s most famous skaters: Oksana Baiul, Surya Bonaly, Nancy Kerrigan, Michelle Kwan, Tara Lipinski, Chen Lu, Katerina Witt, and Kristi Yamaguchi.
|Other titles||Best of the best in figure skating|
|Statement||by Rachel Rutledge.|
|Genre||Biography, Juvenile literature., Biography.|
|LC Classifications||GV850.A2 R88 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|ISBN 10||0761313028, 0761304444|
|LC Control Number||98025634|
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