|Statement||by Frank D. Keeling.|
|Genre||Biography., Personal narratives, British.|
|LC Classifications||CT310.K44 A3 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||331 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||331|
|LC Control Number||2001334687|
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