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Siberian Journey Down the Amur to the Pacific 1856-1857

Charles, Ed. (Perry McDonough Collins) Vevier

Siberian Journey Down the Amur to the Pacific 1856-1857

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Published by The Univ. Of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English


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FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL10917347M
ISBN 100598233768
ISBN 109780598233769


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