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The earth shook, the sky burned. by Bronson, William.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

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  • San Francisco Earthquake, Calif., 1906.

Subjects:

  • San Francisco Earthquake, Calif., 1906

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsF869.S3 B76
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6270128M
LC Control Number59006893
OCLC/WorldCa2660797

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