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explorers. by Richard F. Pourade

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Published by Union-Tribune Pub. Co. in San Diego] .
Written in English



  • California,
  • San Diego (Calif.),
  • California.


  • Missions, Spanish.,
  • Missions -- California.,
  • California -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • San Diego (Calif.) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementCommissioned by James S. Copley.
SeriesThe History of San Diego,, v. 1
LC ClassificationsF869.S22 H5 vol.1
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 203 p.
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5813290M
LC Control Number60053624

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