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2 edition of The Great Plains found in the catalog.

The Great Plains

Walter Prescott Webb

The Great Plains

by Walter Prescott Webb

  • 109 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

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

    Subjects:
  • Mississippi Valley,
  • The West,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWalter Prescott Webb
    SeriesGrosset"s Universal library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination525 p.:
    Number of Pages525
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26576245M

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