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Endurance of young men

Thomas Kirk Cureton

Endurance of young men

analysis of endurance exercises and methods of evaluating motor fitness

by Thomas Kirk Cureton

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Published by Society for research in child development, National research council in Washington, D. C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exercise,
  • Gymnastics

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical foot-notes.

    Other titlesMotor fitness.
    Statementby Thomas Kirk Cureton, Warren J. Huffman, Lyle Welser [and others]
    SeriesSociety for Research in Child Development. Monographs, v. 10, no. 1, serial no. 40, Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development -- no. 40.
    ContributionsHuffman, Warren Justus., Welser, Lyle.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 284 p.
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13530829M
    OCLC/WorldCa752479

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