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Rascals in paradise

James A. Michener

Rascals in paradise

by James A. Michener

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Published by Corgi Books, 1960, 1979 printing, cl957. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rogues and vagabonds.,
  • Oceania -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] James A. Michener and A. Grove Day.
    ContributionsDay, A. Grove 1904-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU21 .M5, DU21 M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination325 p.
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22344498M
    ISBN 100552110086
    OCLC/WorldCa16484689

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Random House) Rascals in Paradise is a collection of ten historical non-fiction short stories co-written by James A. Michener () and University of Hawaii professor Arthur Grove Day (). James A. Michener & A. Grove Day RASCALS IN PARADISE Book Club Edition Hardcover New York Random House Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket.

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Ten adventurers whose stage was the Pacific, and who played their parts over four hundred years ( to ) have been chosen by the authors as examples of men (and one woman) whose choice for a way of escape lay in the Pacific. Sometimes greed was behind their choice; sometimes a lust for power; sometimes the lure of the unknown, of adventure, of remoteness.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: New York: Random House ; London: Secker and Warburg, Description.

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