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Extreme Climbing (Extreme Sports - No Limits!)

by John Crossingham

  • 58 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Crabtree Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Active outdoor pursuits,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Sports & Recreation - Camping & Outdoor Activities,
  • Sports & Recreation - Miscellaneous,
  • Extreme sports,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Rock climbing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10973943M
    ISBN 100778716716
    ISBN 109780778716716

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