Undersea Adventure

Greenberg, Glenn
April 2000
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;04/10/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 22, p2
Reports on the discovery of the ship Adventure Gallery, owned by Captain William Kidd, off the coast of Madagascar.


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