In desert and wilderness.

by Henryk Sienkiewicz

Publisher: Polish Book Depot in Edinburgh

Written in English
Published: Pages: 303 Downloads: 888
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Translation of W pustyni i w puszczy

StatementTranslated from the Polish by Max A. Drezmal, with illustrations by Remington Schuyler
ContributionsDrezmal, Max Anthony, 1867-
The Physical Object
Pagination303 p.
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22794086M

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Tropes found in desert and in wilderness: Adaptational Heroism: Chamis is the most villainous of all the kidnappers, while previously working as a servant for both film adaptations he's suddenly a Nice Guy conflicted between tribe loyalty and standing for the well-being of the children, dying by Taking the the book, Staś shot him in the head as his very first human. In Desert and Wilderness, Paperback by Sienkiewicz, Henryk, ISBN X, ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in the US In Desert and Wilderness is a popular novel for young people by Polish author and Nobel Prize-winning novelist Henryk Sienkiewicz, written in It is in fact the author's only novel written for Rating: % positive. Book Details; Seller Notes: “Facsimile of edition. Light wear to boards. Content is clean and bright. DJ with some edge wear, small tears and creasing” Title: In Desert And Wilderness: Item Condition: used item in a good condition: Author: Henryk Sienkiewicz: ISBN Publisher: Polonia Publishing House: SKU: Seller Rating: % positive.

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