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The Wind Is Not a River

by Arnold A. Griese

  • 66 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Boyds Mills Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Aleutian Islands,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Social Issues - New Experience,
  • People & Places - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Alaska,
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Campaigns

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGlo Coalson (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8646330M
    ISBN 101563975645
    ISBN 109781563975646
    OCLC/WorldCa34462147

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