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Back to Cape Horn

Rosie Swale

Back to Cape Horn

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Published by Fontana in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chile -- Description and travel -- 1981-

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Collins, 1986.

    StatementRosie Swale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF3064
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17162600M
    ISBN 100006372902
    OCLC/WorldCa18016455

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