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5 edition of From the prairies of Chicago found in the catalog.

From the prairies of Chicago

by Frank Albert

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Trafford in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Ocean.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Albert, Frank, 1922-,
    • Enterprise (Aircraft carrier : CV-6),
    • United States. Navy -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • Sailors -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrank Albert.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD774.E5 A42 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3353774M
      ISBN 101553693833
      LC Control Number2004380807

      "Reprint of the second edition, New York, "--v. 19, p. []. Includes facsimile of t.-p. of New York edition with title: Commerce of the prairies, or The journal of a Santa Fé trader, during eight expeditions across the great western prairies, and a residence of nearly nine years in northern Mexico. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web ://?st=gallery. Book review: Her Eyes Under Water by Romona Simon High on anticipation, compelling, and vastly entertaining Simon delves deep into the mind of a psychopath as she delivers her clever, original debut thriller that takes the reader on a whirlwind journey of a young woman’s infatuation with

        Editor in Chief: Daniel I. Bolnick, University of Connecticut Editors: Russell Bonduriansky, University of New South Wales; Jennifer A. Lau, Indiana University Published for The American Society of Book producer Moore (page images at HathiTrust) Gregg, Josiah, The commerce of the prairies / (Chicago: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, ), also by Milo Milton Quaife (page images at HathiTrust) Gregg, Josiah, Commerce of the prairies: or, The Journal of ?key=Gregg, Josiah,

      The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Clark E. Carr (Carr, Clark E. (Clark Ezra), ) Books from the extended shelves: Carr, Clark E. (Clark Ezra), The fra: (not for mummies) a journal of affirmation. (East Aurora, New York: Elbert Hubbard, Editor and Publisher, []), also by Elbert Hubbard, Robert Green Ingersoll, Elbert Hubbard, and Alice Hubbard (page images at ?key=Carr, Clark E. (Clark Ezra.   The book First Nations, Museums, Narrations: Stories of the Franklin Motor Expedition to the Canadian Prairies, Alison K. Brown is published by University of British Columbia ://


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