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Published by Alaska Geographic Society in Anchorage .
Written in English



  • Nome (Alaska)


  • Nome (Alaska) -- History.,
  • Nome (Alaska) -- Description and travel.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementTerrence Cole.
SeriesAlaska geographic ;, v. 11, no. 1
LC ClassificationsF901 .A266 vol. 11, no. 1, F914.N6 .A266 vol. 11, no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p. :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2838531M
ISBN 100882402013
LC Control Number84000294

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