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Among the elk

David Petersen

Among the elk

wilderness images

by David Petersen

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Published by Northland Pub. in Flagstaff, Ariz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elk.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 115-117.

    Statementtext by David Petersen ; photographs by Alan Carey.
    ContributionsCarey, Alan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.U55 P47 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2064621M
    ISBN 100873584767
    LC Control Number88060918
    OCLC/WorldCa18164873


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