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The Ivory Trail - ebook/epub

The Ivory Trail - ebook/epub
The Ivory Trail - ebook/epub
Talbot Mundy
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Sometimes a big and dangerous adventure is fabulous wealth. There were hundred million pounds of ivory in those places that just waited for them! But, of course, the ivory was hidden in the darkest heart of Africa, and if they came out of the continent, they would certainly have to deal with the colonial government. But what a wonderful adventure without danger and call?
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