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Captains courageous : [a story of the Grand Banks]

Author: Rudyard Kipling
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" ... an absorbingly realistic picture of the dangerous, highly skilled life of the hardy Gloucester fishermen, who rescue fifteen-year-old Harvey Cheyne, fallen overboard from a passing ocean liner. The sailors aboard the schooner 'We're Here' expose the spoiled lad to the rugged life of a fisherman. This rigorous, spirited existence transforms the arrogant, selfish adolescent into a mature, self-reliant young man."
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rudyard Kipling
OCLC Number: 671266773
Description: 147 pages
Responsibility: by Rudyard Kipling. Introduction by John K. Hutchens.

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" ... an absorbingly realistic picture of the dangerous, highly skilled life of the hardy Gloucester fishermen, who rescue fifteen-year-old Harvey Cheyne, fallen overboard from a passing ocean liner. The sailors aboard the schooner 'We're Here' expose the spoiled lad to the rugged life of a fisherman. This rigorous, spirited existence transforms the arrogant, selfish adolescent into a mature, self-reliant young man."

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