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3 edition of Tales of real adventure found in the catalog.

Tales of real adventure

by Theresa Dowswell

  • 288 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by EDC Pub. in Tulsa, OK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks,
  • Escapes,
  • Survival,
  • Adventure and adventurers,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Heroes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Dowswell
    SeriesUsborne reader"s library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24931165M
    ISBN 100746023626
    ISBN 109780746023624
    OCLC/WorldCa36183787

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    Wanderlust: Real Life Tales of Adventure and Romance by Don, George; Iyer, Pico A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The adventure novel is a literary genre of novels that has adventure, an exciting undertaking involving risk and physical danger, as its main theme. Adventure has been a common theme since the earliest days of written fiction. —Excerpted from Adventure novel on Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia.. The adventure genre overlaps with a number of other genres, notably .

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