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The sky sailors true stories of the balloon era by David Bristow

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Published by Farrar Straus Giroux in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Balloonists -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Balloonists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid L. Bristow.
GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL616 .B75 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23832460M
ISBN 109780374370145
LC Control Number2009037285
OCLC/WorldCa437186717

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