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Tackle lawn tennis this way.

Angela Buxton

Tackle lawn tennis this way.

by Angela Buxton

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Published by S. Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tennis.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV995 .B86
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6267982M
    LC Control Number59004047
    OCLC/WorldCa2321618

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    The introduction of low-compression tennis balls has fundamentally changed the way children and adults learn to play tennis. These are essentially lightweight balls that are easy to hit. As players become more familiar with the basic strokes, they progress to normal-sized balls that are ‘soft’ (inflated to a lower pressure than normal Cited by: 3. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

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