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Galveston Island

Francis Cynric Sheridan

Galveston Island

or, A few months off the coast of Texas: the journal of Francis C. Sheridan, 1839-1840

by Francis Cynric Sheridan

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Texas -- Description and travel.,
    • Texas -- History -- Republic, 1836-1846.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statementedited by Willis W. Pratt.
      ContributionsPratt, Willis Winslow, 1908- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF390 .S5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 172 p.
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6137525M
      LC Control Number53011770
      OCLC/WorldCa2673728

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