Racing the flood

by Doris Gates

Publisher: Science Research Associates in Chicago

Written in English
Cover of: Racing the flood | Doris Gates
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Reprinted from Little Vic by Doris Gates--verso of t.p.

Statementby Doris Gates ; illustrated by Tran Mawicke
SeriesSRA pilot library -- IIb ; 15
ContributionsMawicke, Tran
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24968892M

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