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Great Plains.

Walter Prescott Webb

Great Plains.

by Walter Prescott Webb

  • 192 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • West (U.S.) -- History.,
  • Mississippi River Valley -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesGrosset"s Universal library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 525 p. illus. ;
    Number of Pages525
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21333443M

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