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California as an island

R. V. Tooley

California as an island

a geographical misconception illustrated by 100 examples from 1625 to 1770

by R. V. Tooley

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Published by Map Collectors" Circle in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Errors, Popular.,
  • California -- Maps -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. V. Tooley.
    SeriesMap collectors" series -- no. 8
    ContributionsMap Collectors" Circle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6003 .M3 no.8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p., 40 p. of plates :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22371041M
    LC Control Number65056036

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