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Captains courageous

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Published by Baronet Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

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The son of a millionaire is swept overboard and rescued by a small fishing boat where he must work to earn his keep and learns about a way of life where money cannot buy everything and a man"s worth lies in who he is, not what he owns.

Edition Notes

StatementRudyard Kipling ; adapted by Malvina G. Vogel ; illustrations by Ken Landgraf
SeriesGreat illustrated classics
ContributionsLandgraf, Ken, Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936
LC ClassificationsPR4854 .C3 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24338790M
ISBN 100866119809
ISBN 109780866119801

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