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THE SHIP WITH THE FLAT TIRE by  Todd Hunt - Paperback - First Edition - 1967 - from Ravenswood Books and Biblio.co.uk

THE SHIP WITH THE FLAT TIRE

by Hunt, Todd

Condition: Good


Paperback Library. Good. 1967. First Edition. Softcover. Paperback Library 1967. Cover has moderate edge and corner wear, scuffing, edge rubbing and several light cover creases. Age tanning to covers and page edges. Pages are intact and clean other than a small name stamp on first page. Everything on the U. S. S. Carnation was Bass Ackwards, so they called her "ASS-1". The worst thing that happened to the Carnation was that she left the shipyard. The next worst thing was that Ensign J. Roger Westbury was assigned to her as supply officer. Westbury had to solve three major problems for which he was monumentally incompetent: 1. Make the men eat more peanut butter. 2. Find space for 288,000 rolls of toilet paper. And 3. Stave off the Carnation's imminent mothballing. (os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 174 pages .


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