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6 edition of Fireweed. found in the catalog.

Fireweed.

by Jill Paton Walsh

  • 259 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Fiction.,
    • London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Two teen-age runaways who refuse to be evacuated from London struggle to survive the blitz of 1940.

      Edition Notes

      SeriesPuffin books
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.P2735 Fi 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p.
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5496980M
      ISBN 100140305602
      LC Control Number73330950
      OCLC/WorldCa667875

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