6 edition of The swan"s wide waters found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Harold W. French.|
|Series||National university publications|
|LC Classifications||BL1270.R3 F73|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 220 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||74077657|
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Share things that you discovered in the review that you missed in your own reading. Sean Russell's strength of slowly stitching together a story with crafty and subtle characterization rather than non-stop action almost works to his disadvantage in book one of The Swan's War trilogy.
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My library. Brought in from Europe as an ornamental addition to parks and estates, the Mute Swan has established itself in a feral state in some parts of North America, mainly in the northeast.
In some places, it has become common enough to be unpopular, and it is considered a pest in a few areas. Not really "mute"; its voice is hoarse and much quieter than those of our native swans, but its wingbeats may.
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