Across the plains in 1853
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Across the plains in 1853 by D. B. Ward

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Published by Ward in Seattle .
Written in English


  • Ward, D. B., 1838-,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.

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Statementby D. B. Ward.
LC ClassificationsF593 .W24
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p. :
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4934096M
LC Control Number76361066

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