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Published by New Rivers Press in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North America.

Subjects:

  • Travelers" writings.,
  • Women travelers -- North America.,
  • Travel.,
  • Voyages and travels.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Madelon Sprengnether & C.W. Truesdale.
ContributionsSprengnether, Madelon., Truesdale, C. W. 1929-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG465 .H68 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 505 p. ;
Number of Pages505
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL707654M
ISBN 100898231825
LC Control Number97069733
OCLC/WorldCa38429465

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