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Crossing Alaska

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Published by Graphic Arts Center Pub. in Portland, OR .
Written in English

  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Alaska -- Pictorial works,
    • Alaska -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementessays by Michelle A. Gilders ; foreword by Tony Knowles.
      LC ClassificationsF905 .G55 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL707881M
      ISBN 101558683097
      LC Control Number97070192

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