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Wildebeest in a rainstorm

Jon Bowermaster

Wildebeest in a rainstorm

profiles of our most intriguing adventurers, conservationists, shagbags and wanderers

by Jon Bowermaster

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Published by Menasha Ridge Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West in Birmingham, Ala, [Berkeley, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalists -- Biography,
  • Adventure and adventurers -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jon Bowermaster.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE55 .B69 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22796203M
    ISBN 10089732689X
    ISBN 109780897326896
    LC Control Number2008052458
    OCLC/WorldCa234437782

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