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5 edition of The Mississippi and West found in the catalog.

The Mississippi and West

by Thompson, Linda

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Rourke Pub. in Vero Beach, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Territorial expansion -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 48) and index.

      Statementby Linda Thompson.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesThe expansion of America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE179.5 .T53 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3292270M
      ISBN 101595152245
      LC Control Number2004010032
      OCLC/WorldCa55097287

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