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Transatlantic wanderings

John W. Oldmixon

Transatlantic wanderings

or, A last look at the United States.

by John W. Oldmixon

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Published by G. Routledge & Co. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 360.4)

    StatementBy Capt. Oldmixon.
    SeriesRoutledge"s new series, American culture series -- 360.4.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 189, [1] p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17483251M
    OCLC/WorldCa6729760

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