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earth is a satellite of the moon by Leonel Rugama

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Published by Curbstone Press in Willimantic, Conn .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementLeonel Rugama ; translated by Sara Miles, Richard Schaaf, Nancy Weisberg.
ContributionsMiles, Sara, 1952-, Schaaf, Richard., Weisberg, Nancy.
The Physical Object
Pagination139 p. ;
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14410999M

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