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Stories in stone rock art pictures by early Americans by Caroline Arnold

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Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English



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Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Caroline Arnold ; photographs by Richard Hewett.
ContributionsHewett, Richard, ill.
LC ClassificationsE78.C15 A79 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL964158M
ISBN 100395720923
LC Control Number96000387

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