Touched with fire

Alaska"s George William Steller. by Margaret Elizabeth Bell

Publisher: Morrow in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Touched with fire | Margaret Elizabeth Bell
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  • Steller, Georg Wilhelm, 1709-1746

Edition Notes

StatementMaps by Bob Ritter.
LC ClassificationsG226.S8 B4
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p.
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5797612M
LC Control Number60010065

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Touched with Fire is a American drama film directed and written by Paul Dalio and starring Katie Holmes, Luke Kirby, Christine Lahti, Griffin Dunne and Bruce Altman.

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