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Triumph on Everest A Photobiography of Sir Edmund Hillary by Broughton Coburn

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Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Adventurers & Explorers,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatTurtleback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10943496M
ISBN 100606292411
ISBN 109780606292412

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