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Mississippi, an illustrated history

Edward N. Akin

Mississippi, an illustrated history

by Edward N. Akin

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Published by Windsor Publications, Produced in cooperation with Mississippi Historical Society in Northridge, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi,
  • Mississippi.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Mississippi.,
    • Mississippi -- History.,
    • Mississippi -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward N. Akin ; picture research by Patti Carr Black ; Partners in progress by Roger Walker.
      ContributionsWalker, Roger., Mississippi Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF341 .A34 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination168 p. :
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2395587M
      ISBN 100897812255
      LC Control Number87025301
      OCLC/WorldCa16684343

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