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Interviews with Alaskans

Gary Stoops

Interviews with Alaskans

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Published by Printed in cooperation with the Anchorage School District in [Anchorage] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska,
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Interviews -- Alaska.,
    • Alaska -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.,
    • Alaska -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGary Stoops and Noel Grunwaldt.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsGrunwaldt, Noel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF909 .S9 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationi, 131 p. :
      Number of Pages131
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL66316M
      LC Control Number99164339

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