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The story of the first decade in Imperial Valley, California

Edgar F. Howe

The story of the first decade in Imperial Valley, California

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Published by E.F. Howe in Imperial .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imperial Valley (Calif. and Mexico)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edgar F. Howe and Wilbur Jay Hall.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 11752.
    ContributionsHall, Wilbur Jay.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination291 p. incl. illus.
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13599927M
    LC Control Number87547623
    OCLC/WorldCa11535900


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