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The Lewis and Clark expedition by Ripley Hitchcock

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Published by Ginn & Company in Boston .
Written in English

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Statementby Ripley Hitchcock.
LC ClassificationsF592.7 .H67
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 117 p.
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6959112M
LC Control Number05026903

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