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Grand Canyon stories

then & now

by Leo W. Banks

  • 44 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Arizona Highways Books in [Phoenix] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
    • Subjects:
    • Grand Canyon (Ariz.) -- History -- Anecdotes,
    • Grand Canyon (Ariz.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesThen & now
      Statementby Leo W. Banks and Craig Childs.
      GenreAnecdotes., Biography
      ContributionsChilds, Craig Leland.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF788 .B26 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL52639M
      ISBN 100916179796
      LC Control Number99060041
      OCLC/WorldCa42709199

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