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9 edition of The World"s Most Amazing Survival Stories (Edge Books) found in the catalog.

The World"s Most Amazing Survival Stories (Edge Books)

by Tim O"Shei

  • 235 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Edge Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - General,
  • Science & Nature - Disasters,
  • Curiosities & Wonders,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Heroes,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General,
  • Survival,
  • Adventure and adventurers,
  • Biography,
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7895576M
    ISBN 100736864377
    ISBN 109780736864374
    OCLC/WorldCa63660324

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