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Many Happy Returns: The Art and Sport of Boomeranging

Benjamin Ruhe, Author; Peter Ruhf, Illustrator
Format
Book
Published
New York : Viking Press, 1977.
Language
English
ISBN
0670454125, 9780670454129
Contents
  • Foreward: the thinking man's frisbee
  • It all comes back to me now
  • Prehistoric aeronautics
  • The reasons why
  • Making one's own, or many happy returns
  • Thrower as target
  • Barefoot catching and other feats
  • Games that Gundawarra play
  • A fly-past of boomerangs
  • Transmuted by boomerang to tasty kangaroo meringue
  • Odds and Endings
  • Bibliography: About sticks that fly
Technical Details

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    a| Many happy returns : b| the art and sport of boomeranging / c| Benjamin Ruhe ; ill. by Peter Ruhf.
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    a| New York : b| Viking Press, c| 1977.
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    a| xi, 105 pages : b| illustrations ; c| 24 cm
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    a| Rev. ed. published as: Boomerang. 1982.
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