Ghost Town Stories

Abandoned Dreams In The Shadows Of The Canadian Rockies (Amazing Stories) by Johnnie Bachusky

Publisher: Altitude Publishing (Canada)

Written in English
Cover of: Ghost Town Stories | Johnnie Bachusky
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Subjects:

  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Canada - General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8552473M
ISBN 101551539934
ISBN 109781551539935
OCLC/WorldCa51921915

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