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Caves in the desert

George Woodcock

Caves in the desert

travels in China

by George Woodcock

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre,Canada in Vancouver .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeorge Woodcock.
The Physical Object
Pagination201p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22351133M
ISBN 100888946198

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