5 edition of History on the ground found in the catalog.
History on the ground
Alfred John Bird
Bibliography: p. xiii-xiv.
|Statement||by A. J. Bird.|
|LC Classifications||DA740.B7 B57|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 135 p., plate :|
|Number of Pages||135|
|LC Control Number||78311672|
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