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Make the Team in Ice Hockey
Gitler
1972

Hockey materials are almost a requirement for public libraries (at least in this neck of the woods).  They circ well and instruction books like this are often hot items for both the players and adult coaches. This particular book, though, is so dated that it probably should have been weeded a long time ago. When I weeded this item, it had not gone out in about 5 years, while similar titles that were newer circulated well.

For the time period, this book is pretty comprehensive. The text is a bit dense and it is probably geared to middle school age or older. Anyone with even a passing knowledge of sports would recognize that when players are pictured with no helmets or modern safety gear, it is a weeding candidate.

Time to put this one in that great penalty box in the sky.

Mary

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