Proceedings Third Death Valley Conference on History & Prehistory January 30-February 2, 1992 by Pisarowicz, James A.

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Published by Death Valley Natural History Association in Death Valley, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Death Valley (Calif. and Nev.)

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  • Death Valley (Calif. and Nev.) -- History -- Congresses.

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Book details

Other titlesThird Death Valley History Conference.
StatementJames Pisarowicz, editor.
ContributionsPisarowicz, James A., Death Valley Natural History Association., Death Valley "49ers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF868.D2 D42 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 249 p. :
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1575487M
ISBN 101878900269
LC Control Number91074081
OCLC/WorldCa30033294

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