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There ought to be a club for tall people

Doris Chickering

There ought to be a club for tall people

the origin of the tall movement and the history of Tall Clubs International, 1939-1988

by Doris Chickering

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Published by D.E. Chickering in Highland, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Tall Clubs International -- History.,
    • Tall people -- United States -- Societies and clubs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDoris E. Chickering.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHS3371.U6 C48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2413660M
      LC Control Number87071685

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