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Mental images and geographical reality in the settlement of North America.

J. Wreford Watson

Mental images and geographical reality in the settlement of North America.

by J. Wreford Watson

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Published by [University of Nottingham] in [Nottingham] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCust Foundation lectures -- 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination24p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13712877M

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Mental images and geographical reality in the settlement of North America by J. Wreford Watson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Mental images and geographical reality in the settlement in North America. Nottingham, University of Nottingham [] (OCoLC) Online version: Watson, J. Wreford (James Wreford), Mental images and geographical reality in the settlement in North America. Nottingham, University of Nottingham [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

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