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Voyages of annihilation and rebirth

Beth Wyllyams

Voyages of annihilation and rebirth

an investigation into the use of sea voyages in novels for children

by Beth Wyllyams

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Published by University of Surrey Roehampton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.)(Children"s Literature) - University of Surrey Roehampton, 2003.

StatementBeth Wyllyams.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15509041M

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