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The fun trivia facts of Connecticut

John F. Crowder

The fun trivia facts of Connecticut

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Published by Escapade Games in Wiscasset, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut
    • Subjects:
    • Connecticut -- Miscellanea.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn F. Crowder.
      GenreMiscellanea.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF94.6 .C76 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. ;
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL314243M
      ISBN 101887487093
      LC Control Number97225412
      OCLC/WorldCa38764714

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