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saga of Alaska.

Thomas Wiedemann

saga of Alaska.

by Thomas Wiedemann

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Press of J.A. Decker in Prarie City, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Alaska -- Description and travel -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Verse] by Thomas Wiedemann, Sr., and Luther ("Doc") Norris.
      ContributionsNorris, Luther, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3545.I23 S3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 p.
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6065048M
      LC Control Number50001153

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