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Ghost towns of Montana a classic tour through the Treasure State"s historic sites by Miller, Donald C.

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Published by Two Dot in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-166).

StatementDonald C. Miller ; with a foreword by Shari L. Miller.
LC ClassificationsF731 .M63 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 166 p. :
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23536394M
ISBN 100762745177
ISBN 109780762745173
LC Control Number2009277834

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