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The Great Train Robbery (Adirondack Kids #4) (The Adirondack Kids)

Justin and Gary Vanriper

The Great Train Robbery (Adirondack Kids #4) (The Adirondack Kids)

by Justin and Gary Vanriper

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Published by Adirondack Kids Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teens - Literature & Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarol Vanriper (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8562154M
    ISBN 100970704437
    OCLC/WorldCa71345673

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