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Modern Swimming - An Illustrated Manual

Joseph Henry Patrick Brown

Published by Fisher Press
ISBN 10: 1444652729 / ISBN 13: 9781444652727
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Title: Modern Swimming - An Illustrated Manual

Publisher: Fisher Press

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Book Type: Hardcover

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Hardcover. 180 pages. Dimensions: 8.6in. x 5.7in. x 0.7in.Preface: The annual toll paid to Neptune in valuable lives should be a sufficient incentive for everyone to learn how to swim. The teaching of swimming should be made compulsory in every school and a perfect knowledge exacted of all who have the management of vessels, as well as those employed thereon. As a preventative of disease as well as an upbuilder of the body and a moulder of form it stands without a rival among all the systems devised for the purpose of physical care and perfection. . . . . Its sixteen chapters and numerous illustations make this a valuable guide to any swimmer or teacher. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781444652727

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Synopsis: Preface: The annual toll paid to Neptune in valuable lives should be a sufficient incentive for everyone to learn how to swim. The teaching of swimming should be made compulsory in every school and a perfect knowledge exacted of all who have the management of vessels, as well as those employed thereon. As a preventative of disease as well as an upbuilder of the body and a moulder of form it stands without a rival among all the systems devised for the purpose of physical care and perfection.....It's sixteen chapters and numerous illustations make this a valuable guide to any swimmer or teacher. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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