Our continent and its neighbors

by Charles Edward Neville

Publisher: Hinds, Hayden & Eldredge, inc. in New York, Chicago [etc.]

Written in English
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  • Juvenile literature,
  • Description and travel,
  • Geography
LC ClassificationsE169 .N49
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, [1], 130 p.
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27302281M
LC Control Number24004941

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