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Radio rescue

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Published by Frances Foster Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Amateur radio stations -- Fiction.,
  • Morse code -- Fiction.

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About the Edition

In 1923, after learning Morse code and setting up his own amateur radio station, a twelve-year-old boy sends a message that leads to the rescue of a family stranded by a hurricane in Florida. Based on experiences of the author"s father.

Edition Notes

StatementLynne Barasch.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B22965 Rad 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL36516M
ISBN 100374361665
LC Control Number99022384

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