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Dead towns of Alabama

by W. Stuart Harris

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by University of Alabama Press in University, Ala .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Alabama.
    • Subjects:
    • Extinct cities -- Alabama.,
    • Indians of North America -- Alabama -- Antiquities.,
    • Fortification -- Alabama.,
    • Alabama -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementW. Stuart Harris.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF328 .H37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 155 p. [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages155
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4895894M
      ISBN 100817352325
      LC Control Number76029655

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