Sand in a whirlwind: the Paiute Indian War of 1860.

by Ferol Egan

Publisher: Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [299]-310.

StatementForeword by A. B. Guthrie, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE99.P2 E45
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 316 p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5298708M
ISBN 100385018142
LC Control Number72079385
OCLC/WorldCa508282

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