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Niagara companion

Linda L. Revie

Niagara companion

explorers, artists and writers at the Falls, from discovery through the twentieth century

by Linda L. Revie

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Published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press in Waterloo, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waterfalls in art.,
  • Niagara Falls Region (N.Y. and Ont.) -- Description and travel.,
  • Niagara Falls Region (N.Y. and Ont.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-205) and index.

    StatementLinda L. Revie.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 212 p. :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19227496M
    ISBN 100889204330

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