The birthof the People"s Republic of Antarctica by John Calvin Batchelor

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Originally published, New York , Dial Press, 1983.

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StatementJohn Calvin Batchelor.
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Pagination388p. :
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15082451M
ISBN 100586059229
OCLC/WorldCa12458564

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