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Defying death in the mountains

Rob Shone

Defying death in the mountains

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Published by Rosen Central in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountaineering -- Juvenile literature,
  • Wilderness survival -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRob Shone ; illustrated by Nick Spender.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesGraphic survival stories
    ContributionsSpender, Nik, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200 .S53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23834492M
    ISBN 109781435835320, 9781615328666, 9781615328680
    LC Control Number2009041568


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