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Oscar de la Hoya boxing"s boy wonder by Taylor, Robert

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Published by Rourke Enterprises in Vero Beach, Fla .
Written in English



  • United States


  • De la Hoya, Oscar, 1973- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • De la Hoya, Oscar, 1973-,
  • Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Boxers (Sports),
  • Mexican Americans -- Biography.

Book details:

About the Edition

Traces the life of the young Mexican-American boxer who won a gold medal at the 1992 Olympic Games at the age of nineteen.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.

Other titlesDe la Hoya.
StatementRobert Taylor.
SeriesThe Winning spirit
LC ClassificationsGV1132.D37 T39 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1400072M
ISBN 10086592175X
LC Control Number93007813

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