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Shining big sea water

the story of Lake Superior

by Norman K. Risjord

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Published by Minnesota Historical Society Press in St. Paul, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Superior, Lake -- History,
  • Superior, Lake, Region -- History,
  • Superior, Lake, Region -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-168) and index.

    StatementNorman K. Risjord.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF552 .R57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 177 p. :
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16987197M
    ISBN 100873515900
    ISBN 109780873515900
    LC Control Number2007042926

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