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Argonauts of "49

history and adventures of the emigrant companies from Massachusetts, 1849-1850

by Octavius T. Howe

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Mineral industries -- California,
    • California -- Gold discoveries

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p, 219-221.

      Statementby Octavius Thorndike Howe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF865 .H85
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[v], 221 p., [9] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6652034M
      LC Control Number23002938
      OCLC/WorldCa1969638

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