George Halas and the Chicago Bears.
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George Halas and the Chicago Bears. by Vass, George.

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Published by Regnery in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Halas, George Stanley, 1895-,
  • Chicago Bears (Football team)

Book details:

LC ClassificationsGV956.C5 V3
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 343 p.
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5706762M
LC Control Number70163261

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