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9 edition of Indian Ocean treasure found in the catalog.

Indian Ocean treasure

  • 345 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Treasure-trove -- Sri Lanka -- Juvenile literature,
    • Shipwrecks -- Sri Lanka -- Juvenile literature,
    • Deep diving -- Juvenile literature,
    • Buried treasure -- Sri Lanka,
    • Shipwrecks,
    • Skin diving

    • About the Edition

      Describes the activities of a group of divers who found a sunken ship off the coast of Sri Lanka.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Arthur C. Clarke and Mike Wilson.
      ContributionsWilson, Mike, joint author.
      LC ClassificationsG530 .C57
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 147 p.
      Number of Pages147
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5914324M
      LC Control Number64016640

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