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The year of the whale

Victor B. Scheffer

The year of the whale

by Victor B. Scheffer

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sperm whale.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Victor B. Scheffer. Decorations by Leonard Everett Fisher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C435 S3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 213 p.
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5631213M
    LC Control Number68057084

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