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Published by Hendrick-Long Pub. Co. in Dallas, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Southwestern States

Subjects:

  • United States. Army. Camel Corps -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States. Army -- Transportation -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States. Army. Camel Corps -- History.,
  • United States. Army -- Transportation -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Pack transportation -- Southwestern States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Camels -- Southwestern States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Camels -- Southwestern States -- History -- 19th century.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-87).

Statementby Diane Yancey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUC350 .Y93 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination92 p. :
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1274597M
ISBN 100937460915
LC Control Number95006129
OCLC/WorldCa32132372

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