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The house at the edge of the jungle

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaya,
  • Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • Subjects:
    • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.,
    • Parents -- Fiction.,
    • Malaya -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction.,
    • Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMary Morgan.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.O87125 H6 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination206 p. ;
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL381678M
      ISBN 100312198981
      LC Control Number98044010
      OCLC/WorldCa40043547

      The ‘The Jungle Book‘ is an iconic film, but watching it nearly 50 years later, it does serve as a short walking-tour of the jungle setting as opposed to working as a concrete narrative. The film is mainly held together by fun characters and songs that have become a staple of the Disney empire ever since. the opposite bank, where the tall trees came down to the water's edge, was the place set apart for the Eaters of Flesh--the tiger, the wolves, the panther, the bear, and the others. The Second Jungle Book File Size: KB.


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