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Australian sea stories

John E. B. Currey

Australian sea stories

by John E. B. Currey

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Cassell Australia in [Melbourne] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Shipwrecks -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Australian -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by John Currey. Illus. by Don Angus.
      SeriesSouthern cross series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU112 .C87
      The Physical Object
      Pagination117 p.
      Number of Pages117
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5470054M
      ISBN 100304939161
      LC Control Number73173095
      OCLC/WorldCa723532

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