Desert encounter an adventurous journey through Italian Africa. by Knud Holmboe

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Published by G.G. Harrap in London [etc.] .

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  • Libyan Desert -- Description and travel,
  • Libya -- Description and travel.,
  • Africa, North -- Description and travel.

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LC ClassificationsDT220 H62 1936
The Physical Object
Pagination281, 1 p.
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14268953M

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