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The last adventure.

Author: Reader's Digest Association.
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest, ©2001.
Series: Eventful 20th century.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Database:WorldCat
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This volume brings to life the men and women who braved the unknown in search of knowledge, adventure, and fame. It illustrates the mountains, oceans, jungles, deserts, and frozen lands that explorers conquered. From the mountains of the Moon in East Africa to the South Pole, from Lindberg's flight to Cousteau's undersea discoveries are the greatest adventures of the century.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reader's Digest Association.
ISBN: 0762102896 9780762102891
OCLC Number: 43985639
Notes: Ruth Snyder's own story from The Times-Union, May 21, 1927 inserted in pocket.
Includes index.
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 30 cm.
Series Title: Eventful 20th century.

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This volume brings to life the men and women who braved the unknown in search of knowledge, adventure, and fame. It illustrates the mountains, oceans, jungles, deserts, and frozen lands that explorers conquered. From the mountains of the Moon in East Africa to the South Pole, from Lindberg's flight to Cousteau's undersea discoveries are the greatest adventures of the century.

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