Gives instructions in text and photographs in basic swimming techniques and suggests exercises for improving skills.
|Statement||by Bob Horn ; underwater sequences and still photos. by J. Barry Herron.|
|Contributions||Herron, J. Barry, ill.|
|LC Classifications||GV837 .H625|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||95 p. :|
|Number of Pages||95|
|ISBN 10||0448116367, 0448132134|
|LC Control Number||73022734|
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