Published 1898 by Published under the auspices of the Evening news association in Detroit .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||by Robert B. Ross and George B. Catlín. Rev. by Clarence W. [!] Burton|
|Contributions||Catlin, George B. (George Byron), 1857-1934, Burton, Clarence Monroe, 1853-1932|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 872, 320 p. :|
|Number of Pages||872|
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