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Historic cities of the Americas an illustrated encyclopedia by David Marley

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Published by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English



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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementDavid F. Marley.
LC ClassificationsHT121 .M37 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3403783M
ISBN 101576070271, 1576075745
LC Control Number2005019012

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