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Across the Rockies to the Columbia

John Kirk Townsend

Across the Rockies to the Columbia

by John Kirk Townsend

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Townsend, John Kirk, -- 1809-1851,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Kirk Townsend ; introduction by Donald Jackson.
    ContributionsJackson, Donald., Pacific Northwest History Collection.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF592 .T742 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 259 p. :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20201043M
    ISBN 100803294018, 0803244029
    LC Control Number86014639

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