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Lost river towns of Boone County

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns,
  • Local History,
  • Historic sites,
  • River life,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMelinda Sartwell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF457.B65 S26 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126 p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25337244M
    ISBN 109781596294721
    LC Control Number2010024443


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Lost river towns of Boone County by Melinda Sartwell; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Cities and towns, Local History, Historic sites, River life, History; Places: Boone County (Ky.), Kentucky, Boone County.

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