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Death of an oil rig. by Arthur Catherall

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Published by S. G. Phillips in New York .
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  • Oil well drilling -- Fiction.

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A father and son need additional pipe for the off-shore drilling rig they"ve leased but the owner of the drilling apparatus tries to sabotage their operation and claim the oil.

Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
ContributionsWhittam, Geoffrey, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C269 De3
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p.
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5693796M
ISBN 10087599184X
LC Control Number70077310

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