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Published by Arrow in London .
Written in

Subjects:

Places:

  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.

Subjects:

  • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Southern States.,
  • Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1865-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Previously published: Noodling for flatheads. London: Heinemann, 2001.

StatementBurkhard Bilger.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF216.2 .B48 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination271 p. ;
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3369561M
ISBN 10009941595X
LC Control Number2004444826
OCLC/WorldCa49785175

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