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History of the White mountains

Benjamin G. Willey

History of the White mountains

together with many interesting anecdotes illustrating life in the backwoods

by Benjamin G. Willey

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Published by Hurd and Houghton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- New Hampshire,
  • White Mountains -- History

  • Edition Notes

    1st ed., 1855, published under title: Incidents in White mountain history.

    Statementby Benjamin G. Willey.
    ContributionsThompson, Frederick.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p.
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18271483M


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