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Outside passage

a memoir of an Alaskan childhood

by Julia Scully

  • 19 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by University of Alaska Press in Fairbanks .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJulia Scully
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT275.S397 A3 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24524756M
ISBN 109781602231290, 9781602231238
LC Control Number2010033800

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