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Better than fiction 2

Donald W. George

Better than fiction 2

true travel tales from 30 great fiction writers

by Donald W. George

  • 78 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Lonely Planet in Footscray, Victoria, Oakland, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Travel,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Travelers" writings,
  • Authors

  • Edition Notes

    Subtitle from cover.

    Statementedited by Don George
    The Physical Object
    Pagination317 p.
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27192765M
    ISBN 101743607490
    ISBN 109781743607497
    OCLC/WorldCa1001926368, 903635268

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