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Tunneling to the center of the earth

stories

by Kevin Wilson

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Published by Harper Perennial in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKevin Wilson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3623.I58546 T86 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination208, 16 p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24023210M
ISBN 109780061579028
LC Control Number2009280887

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