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Mad white giant

Benedict Allen

Mad white giant

a journey to the heart of the Amazon jungle

by Benedict Allen

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Published by Futura in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amazon River Watershed -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Macmillan, 1985.

    StatementBenedict Allen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2546
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi,249p.,(8)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15124729M
    ISBN 100708830536
    OCLC/WorldCa15198378


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