They made their own law stories of Bolivar Peninsula by Wiggins, Melanie

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Published by Rice University Press in Houston, Tex .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-277) and index.

Book details

Statementby Melanie Wiggins ; portraits by Keith Carter ; foreword by Ellen Rienstra.
LC ClassificationsF392.B57 W54 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 284 p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1890177M
ISBN 100892633077, 0892633085
LC Control Number90053715

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