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Land beyond the mountains

Wheeler, Ruth Carr

Land beyond the mountains

by Wheeler, Ruth Carr

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Review and Herald Pub. Association in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Bidwell, John, 1819-1900.,
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • California -- Gold discoveries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ruth Wheeler ; illustrated by Fred Collins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF864 .B5987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination159 p. :
      Number of Pages159
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5887096M
      LC Control Number63019764
      OCLC/WorldCa6289328

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