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The face of South America

John Lyon Rich

The face of South America

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Published by American geographical society in New York .
Written in English

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  • Description and travel

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2223 .R53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, [1], 299 p.
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26547020M
    LC Control Number42013820

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