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Isthmian crossings

Isthmian crossings

from the collections of Ruth C. Stuhl and George M. Chevalier.

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Published by Xlibris in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travelers -- Panama -- Panama, Isthmus of -- History,
  • Panama, Isthmus of (Panama) -- Description and travel,
  • Panama, Isthmus of (Panama) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsStuhl, Ruth C., d. 1975., Chevalier, George M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1566.45 .I86 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination391 p. :
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23926935M
    ISBN 101401004571
    LC Control Number2001117085
    OCLC/WorldCa434101688

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