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North Carolina gazetteer by William Stevens Powell

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North Carolina

Subjects:

  • North Carolina -- Gazetteers.

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Edition Notes

Statementby William S. Powell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF252 .P6
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 561 p.
Number of Pages561
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5617420M
LC Control Number68025916

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