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Alps Europe"s mountain heart by Nicholas Shoumatoff

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-248) and index.

StatementNicholas and Nina Shoumatoff.
ContributionsShoumatoff, Nina.
LC ClassificationsDQ823.5 .S332 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 265 p. :
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6794472M
ISBN 100472111116
LC Control Number00062997

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