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Life in the Far West

Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus

Life in the Far West

by Ruxton, George Frederick Augustus

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Published by W. Blackwood in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.),
  • Hunting -- United States,
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Frederick Ruxton.
    SeriesPlains and the Rockies -- no. 175.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, 312 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16310636M
    OCLC/WorldCa33260992


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