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Odyssey of courage

Maia Wojciechowska

Odyssey of courage

the story of Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca

by Maia Wojciechowska

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Published by Burns & Oates in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, 16th cent. -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 181-182.

    Statementby Maia Rodman; decorations by Alvin Smith.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE125.N9 W6 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182 p.
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5584340M
    LC Control Number67101511


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