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The wreck of the Dumaru

Lowell Thomas, Sr.

The wreck of the Dumaru

a story of cannibalism in an open boat

by Lowell Thomas, Sr.

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Published by Doubleday, Doran in Garden City, N.Y .
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    Subjects:
  • Dumaru (Steamship)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lowell Thomas; illustrations by Kurt Wiese and from photographs.
    ContributionsHarmon, Fred J., 1892 or 3-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530 .D85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6747680M
    LC Control Number30024227
    OCLC/WorldCa31264125

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