The centenary history of the Singhalese Sports Club, 1899-1999
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Published by The Club in Colombo .
Written in English



  • Sri Lanka,
  • Colombo


  • Singhalese Sport Club (Colombo, Sri Lanka) -- History.,
  • Athletic clubs -- Sri Lanka -- Colombo -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby G.P.S.H. de Silva.
ContributionsSinghalese Sport Club (Colombo, Sri Lanka)
LC ClassificationsGV663.S75 D4 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 195 p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6874348M
ISBN 109558461008
LC Control Number00411478

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