Skeletons on the Zahara: a true story of survival
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Boston, Mass. : Little, Brown, [2004].
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Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
ix, 353 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Status:
ASU Main (3rd floor)
DT189 .K56 2004
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King, D. (2004). Skeletons on the Zahara: a true story of survival. Boston, Mass.: Little, Brown.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

King, Dean. 2004. Skeletons On the Zahara: A True Story of Survival. Boston, Mass.: Little, Brown.

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King, Dean, Skeletons On the Zahara: A True Story of Survival. Boston, Mass.: Little, Brown, 2004.

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King, Dean. Skeletons On the Zahara: A True Story of Survival. Boston, Mass.: Little, Brown, 2004. Print.

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Description

Chronicles the hardships encountered by twelve American sailors who, in 1815, were shipwrecked on the coast of North Africa, captured, sold into slavery, and sent on a difficult odyssey through the perilous heart of the Sahara.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
0316835145, 9780316835145
Accelerated Reader:
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Level 8.6, 20 Points

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Two maps on lining papers.
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Includes index.
Description
Chronicles the hardships encountered by twelve American sailors who, in 1815, were shipwrecked on the coast of North Africa, captured, sold into slavery, and sent on a difficult odyssey through the perilous heart of the Sahara.
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