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The Underground City (Leveled Books, Level Red)

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Published by McGraw-Hill School Division .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7265526M
ISBN 100021850836
ISBN 109780021850839


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Yes, live. There was room people to stay here, complete with all of the necessities (and a few luxuries) — fresh water, stables, places of worship, and even wineries and oil presses.

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Seattle, Washington, has a secret underground city that burned down in The city was then rebuilt on top of the old ruins, which are still open to tours today.

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