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An outdoor guide to Bartram"s travels

by Charles D. Spornick

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • Bartram, William, 1739-1823.,
    • Bartram, William, 1739-1823 -- Travel -- Southern States.,
    • Outdoor recreation -- Southern States -- Guidebooks.,
    • Indians of North America -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Natural history -- Southern States.,
    • Southern States -- Description and travel.,
    • Southern States -- Tours.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-379) and index.

      StatementCharles D. Spornick, Alan R. Cattier, Robert J. Greene.
      GenreGuidebooks., Tours.
      ContributionsCattier, Alan., Greene, Robert J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF216.2 .S65 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 405 p. :
      Number of Pages405
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3554743M
      ISBN 10082032437X, 0820324388
      LC Control Number2002009183

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