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Published by Roc in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Explorers -- Fiction,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published in hardcover by Roc in 2003.

StatementS.M. Stirling.
GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination596 p. ;
Number of Pages596
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22994727M
ISBN 100451459334

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