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Tales of the New World

Author: Sabina Murray
Publisher: New York : Black Cat ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A latest collection of 10 high-seas and "dark continent" adventures by the PEN/Faulkner Award-winning author of The Caprices is inspired by the ambitions and controversies surrounding some of history's most intrepid pioneers, including Ferdinand Magellan and Zimri Coffin. Original.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Adventure fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sabina Murray
ISBN: 9780802170835 0802170838
OCLC Number: 701810659
Description: 262 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Fish --
Translation --
Paradise --
The solace of monsters --
His actual mark --
Full circle thrice --
Periplus --
Balboa --
Last days --
On Sakhalin.
Responsibility: Sabina Murray.

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A latest collection of 10 high-seas and "dark continent" adventures by the PEN/Faulkner Award-winning author of The Caprices is inspired by the ambitions and controversies surrounding some of history's most intrepid pioneers, including Ferdinand Magellan and Zimri Coffin. Original.

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