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Delaware Canal journal a definitive history of the canal and the river valley through which it flows by Clayton P. Yoder

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Published by Canal Press in Bethlehem, Pa .
Written in English


  • Delaware Canal (Pa.)

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Edition Notes

Statementby C. P. "Bill" Yoder.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 287 p.
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23252144M
LC Control Number72093835

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