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6 edition of America"s vanishing landscapes found in the catalog.

America"s vanishing landscapes

the Western States

by Wayne Williams

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Published by Companion Press in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Landscape -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works,
    • Natural history -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works,
    • Photography, Panoramic -- West (U.S.),
    • Photography, Artistic,
    • West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works,
    • West (U.S.) -- History, Local -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWayne Williams.
      GenrePictorial works.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF590.7 .W55 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87 p. :
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3704879M
      ISBN 100944197736
      LC Control Number2003273233
      OCLC/WorldCa50799093

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