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Published by Leetes Island Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Architecture,
  • Connecticut,
  • History - General,
  • Methods & Materials,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8340626M
ISBN 100918172292
ISBN 109780918172297
OCLC/WorldCa48947074

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