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5 edition of country of the Mountains of the Moon. found in the catalog.

country of the Mountains of the Moon.

Adrian Van Sinderen

country of the Mountains of the Moon.

by Adrian Van Sinderen

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Published by Priv. print. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Central,
  • Ruwenzori Mountains.
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Central -- Description and travel,
    • Ruwenzori Mountains

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT351 .V37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination149 p.
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6116992M
      LC Control Number52017552
      OCLC/WorldCa1956654

      Mountains Of The Moon is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others. An incredible trek up Africa's third highest peak. The Rwenzori Mountains, or the Mountains of the Moon, are easily Africa's best kept secret. The aforementioned "Haroun and the Sea of Stories" was the book I kept thinking about when I was reading, "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon". Like Lin's novel, Rushdie attempted to reawaken that feeling you get when you read a quest novel where disparate characters band together and become friends along the way.

      Towards the Mountains of the Moon: A Journey in East Africa. M. A. Pringle. W. Blackwood and sons, - Africa, East - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. A final confrontation comes in the mist-shrouded Mountains of the Moon, in war- torn Africa of , and in Green Park, London, where, in the year , Burton must face the man responsible for altering time: Spring Heeled Jack!

      Flying saucers hover. War of the Worlds' Martian-controlled tripods stomp across the valley, their heat-ray beams scything through throngs of soldiers. Octopus-headed Chthulus wing through the sky. Featuring imaginative storytelling and beautiful illustrations, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a cherished Newbery Honor Book by author Grace Lin. Centered around a young girl named Minli, Lin crafts an adventure reminiscent of the classic The Wizard of Oz. Minli and her parents live in the valley of the aptly named Fruitless Mountain. Here they live in poverty, residing in a ramshackle.


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