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New York Sawed In Half

Joel Rose

New York Sawed In Half

An Urban Historical

by Joel Rose

  • 318 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: American,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9754922M
    ISBN 100756779588
    ISBN 109780756779580
    OCLC/WorldCa149222968

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