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Jim Bridger American frontiersman by Sanford Tousey

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Published by A. Whitman in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Bridger, Jim, 1804-1881 -- Fiction.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

Statementstory and pictures by Sanford Tousey.
SeriesHis Pioneer books
LC ClassificationsPZ7.T648 Ji
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6106906M
LC Control Number52001181

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