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The Custer Wolf biography of an American renegade by Roger A. Caras

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Roger A. Caras ; introd. by Gerald Durrell ; illustrated by Charles Fracé.
LC ClassificationsQL795.W8 C33 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4726404M
ISBN 100030166160
LC Control Number78014180

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