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The Canadian ski technique

Lorne O"Connor

The Canadian ski technique

by Lorne O"Connor

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto, Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Skis and skiing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten for the Canadian Ski Instructors" Alliance by Lorne "Oakie" O"Connor.
    ContributionsCanadian Ski Instructors" Alliance.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV854 .O25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination153 p.
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4054955M
    LC Control Number79422976

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