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8 edition of Black diamonds found in the catalog.

Black diamonds

a search for Arctic treasure

by James A. Houston

  • 194 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • Northwest Territories
    • Subjects:
    • Petroleum -- Fiction,
    • Northwest Territories -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Houston ; drawings by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H819 Bl 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination170 p. :
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4264966M
      ISBN 100689502230
      LC Control Number81010868
      OCLC/WorldCa7596911

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