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silver fleece

Alaska (Territory). Rural Development Board.

silver fleece

an economic study of the Bristol Bay region.

by Alaska (Territory). Rural Development Board.

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Published in Juneau .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bristol Bay Region -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: leaves 54-55.

    StatementCompiled by James E. Hawkins and Elizabeth A. Daugherty.
    ContributionsHawkins, James E., Daugherty, Elizabeth A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC107.A46 B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 l.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15160537M
    LC Control Number58063497

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