Amelia Earhart A Biography by Doris L. Rich

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Written in English

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  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Unabridged Audio - Misc.Nonfiction,
  • Audio Adult: Other

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ContributionsSusan Van Dusen (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9585082M
ISBN 100966018079
ISBN 109780966018073

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