Sequoia & Kings Canyon the story behind the scenery by William C. Tweed

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Published by KC Publications in Las Vegas, Nev .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Natural history -- California -- Sequoia National Park.,
  • Natural history -- California -- Kings Canyon National Park.,
  • Sequoia National Park (Calif.),
  • Kings Canyon National Park (Calif.)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 62).

Book details

Statementby William C. Tweed.
SeriesThe Story behind the scenery
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23084214M
ISBN 100887141218
ISBN 109780887141218

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