James Oliver Curwood God"s country and the man by Judith A. Eldridge

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Published by Bowling Green State University Popular Press in Bowling Green, OH .

Written in English

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  • Curwood, James Oliver, 1878-1927.,
  • Western stories -- History and criticism.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Naturalists -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Nature in literature.

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Book details

StatementJudith A. Eldridge.
LC ClassificationsPS3505.U92 Z65 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1751421M
ISBN 100879726040, 0879726059
LC Control Number92074542

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