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Snow covered wagons

a pioneer epic: the Donner party expedition, 1846-1847

by Julia Cooley Altrocchi

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by The Macmillan Company in New York NY, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Donner Party -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Julia Cooley Altrocchi ...
    GenrePoetry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3501.L795 S6 1936
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxxiii, 202, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6334178M
    LC Control Number36005479
    OCLC/WorldCa1167611

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