Star smashers of the Galaxy Rangers by Harry Harrison

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Published by BenBella Books, Distributed by Independent Publishers Group in Dallas, TX, [Chicago] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • College students -- Fiction.,
  • Space flight -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementHarry Harrison.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3558.A667 S77 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3295171M
LC Control Number2004017175

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