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Wrecking Crew

The Really Bad News Griffith Park Pirates

by John Albert

  • 283 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Scribner .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Griffith Park Pirates (Basebal,
  • Recreation,
  • Composers & Musicians - General,
  • Baseball,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Los Angeles,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Griffith Park Pirates (Baseball team),
  • Drug addicts,
  • Baseball - General,
  • Sports - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Baseball / General,
  • California

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928250M
    ISBN 100743246322
    ISBN 109780743246323
    OCLC/WorldCa58788931


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I bought this book because it was advertised alongside the (hopefully) forthcoming DVD about The Wrecking Crew. Unfortunately there's not much about the sessions, and not much about the musicians.

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