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Readings in the geography of California.

Robert W. Durrenberger

Readings in the geography of California.

by Robert W. Durrenberger

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Published by Brewster Pub. Co. in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • California -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF861 .D8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p.
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6244498M
      LC Control Number58004722
      OCLC/WorldCa6107097

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