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Earth horizon autobiography by Mary Austin

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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English



  • West (U.S.)


  • Austin, Mary Hunter, 1868-1934.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Mary Austin ; afterword by Melody Graulich.
LC ClassificationsPS3501.U8 Z465 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 403 p. :
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1538712M
ISBN 100826313167
LC Control Number91017149

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