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In search of the pangolin

Satyajit Das

In search of the pangolin

the accidental eco-tourist

by Satyajit Das

  • 63 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by New Holland in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Das, Satyajit -- Travel.,
  • Novaković, Jade -- Travel.,
  • Ecotourism.,
  • Pangolins.,
  • Ecotourism -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSatyajit Das and Jade Novakovic.
    GenreHumor.
    ContributionsNovaković, Jade.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21270075M
    ISBN 10184537259X

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