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Black Dragon River

Grace Luella Harmon McGary

Black Dragon River

a novel

by Grace Luella Harmon McGary

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Grace Luella Harmon McGary.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3637 B55 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 231 p. ;
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3196535M
ISBN 100533058627
LC Control Number83090849
OCLC/WorldCa11841781

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A fascinating account of travel along the river Amus, so called by the Siberians and Black Dragon River by the Chinese. This river flows between the two powerful countries and the book is about the author's very eventful journey along the nearly 5, miles of water, meeting various chracters along the way/5(4).

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