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Woman alone around the world.

Virginia Cox Smith

Woman alone around the world.

by Virginia Cox Smith

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Published by Exposition Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flights around the world.

  • Edition Notes

    Experiences of the author"s trip in letter-diary form.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG445 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination282 p.
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6179047M
    LC Control Number55011390
    OCLC/WorldCa3423969

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