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Geography of the United States and Canada

John R. Borchert

Geography of the United States and Canada

by John R. Borchert

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Published by Rand McNally in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- Description and travel.,
  • United States -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    1

    StatementJohn R. Borchert and Jane McGuigan.
    ContributionsMcGuigan, Jane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsFC"75"B67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination384 p.
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20238842M

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