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Killing dragons

Fergus Fleming

Killing dragons

the conquest of the Alps

by Fergus Fleming

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Published by Granta Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountaineering -- Alps -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Mountaineers -- Biography.,
  • Alps -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFergus Fleming.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDQ823 .F613 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 398 p. :
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20779958M
    ISBN 101862073791

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    Game of Thrones meets Gladiator in this debut epic fantasy about a world caught in an eternal war, and the young man who will become his people's only hope for survival. The Omehi people have been fighting an unwinnable fight for almost two hundred years. Their society has been built around war and only war. The lucky ones are born gifted. One in every two thousand women has the power to call. Rev. Brito is the pastor of Providence Church in Pensacola, Fl. He is the founder and a contributor to Kuyperian Commentary. He has received his from Reformed Theological Seminary and is the editor “The Church-Friendly Family” and author of “The Trinitarian Father.”.


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