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Father, may I come?

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Published by Doubleday Book for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English



  • Netherlands


  • Rescue work -- Fiction.,
  • Shipwrecks -- Fiction.,
  • Netherlands -- Fiction.

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In 1687 young Sietze Hemmes sets in motion the rescue of a floundering ship off the coast of a Dutch island in the North Sea, and three hundred years later similar rescues are still taking place.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten and illustrated by Peter Spier.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S7544 Fat 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1727159M
ISBN 10038530935X
LC Control Number92031328

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