7 edition of River towns in the Great West found in the catalog.
|Other titles||River towns of the Great West.|
|Statement||Timothy R. Mahoney.|
|LC Classifications||HT123.5.M53 M34 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 319 p. :|
|Number of Pages||319|
|LC Control Number||89032208|
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