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Travels in canoe country

Paul Gruchow

Travels in canoe country

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Published by Bulfinch Press Book, Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boundary Waters Canoe Area (Minn.),
  • Minnesota,
  • Boundary Waters Canoe Area
    • Subjects:
    • Canoes and canoeing -- Minnesota -- Boundary Waters Canoe Area -- Pictorial works.,
    • Outdoor life -- Minnesota -- Boundary Waters Canoe Area -- Pictorial works.,
    • Boundary Waters Canoe Area (Minn.) -- Description and travel -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtext by Paul Gruchow ; photographs by Gerald Brimacombe ; introduction by Patricia Hampl.
      ContributionsBrimacombe, Gerald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV776.M62 B684 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination143 p. :
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1703427M
      ISBN 10082121893X
      LC Control Number92004542
      OCLC/WorldCa25316694

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