Mysteries and legends of Oregon true stories of the unsolved and unexplained by James Yuskavitch

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Published by Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Conn .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Curiosities and wonders -- Oregon -- Anecdotes,
  • Legends -- Oregon,
  • Oregon -- History -- Anecdotes,
  • Oregon -- Biography -- Anecdotes

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJames Yuskavitch.
GenreAnecdotes, Biography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF876.6 .Y86 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24116255M
ISBN 109780762750160
LC Control Number2009029503
OCLC/WorldCa317451064

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