History of Santa Clara County, California including its geography, geology, topography, climatography and description ...

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Published by Alley, Bowen, & Co. in San Francisco .

Written in English

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  • Santa Clara County (Calif.) -- History.,
  • Santa Clara County (Calif.) -- Biography.

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ContributionsMunro-Fraser, J. P.
LC ClassificationsF868.S25 H67
The Physical Object
Pagination798 p. :
Number of Pages798
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22882665M
LC Control Numberca 14000279

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