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Published by Silver, Burdett and Company in New York, Newark [etc] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Geography -- Textbooks -- 1870-1945.,
  • United States -- Description and travel.,
  • Canada -- Description and travel.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesKempke-Root historical textbook collection
Statementby Harlan H. Barrows ... and Edith Putnam Parker ...
ContributionsParker, Edith Putnam, 1886-1961 joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG127 .B32
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, [1], 288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22861623M
LC Control Number25018244

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