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4 edition of Gobi found in the catalog.

Gobi

John Man

Gobi

tracking the desert

by John Man

  • 208 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Phoenix Giant in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Man, John -- Journeys -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China),
  • Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Man.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 212 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18089652M
    ISBN 100753801612


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