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The windward shore a winter on the Great Lakes by Jerry Dennis

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Natural history,
  • Environmental conditions,
  • Travel,
  • Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJerry Dennis
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF551 .D393 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24885694M
ISBN 109780472118168, 9780472028252
LC Control Number2011023784

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