5 edition of A short history of Sacramento found in the catalog.
A short history of Sacramento
Dorothy Kupcha Leland
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117)
|Statement||Dorothy Kupcha Leland.|
|LC Classifications||F869.S12 L454 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 118 p. :|
|Number of Pages||118|
|LC Control Number||89148975|
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