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American Places

A Writer"s Pilgrimage to Sixteen of This Country"s Most Visited and Cherished Sites

by William Zinsser

  • 50 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Paul Dry Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • United States - General,
  • Travel / General,
  • General,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - United States,
  • Historic sites,
  • Monuments,
  • Natural areas,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8844566M
    ISBN 10158988034X
    ISBN 109781589880344
    OCLC/WorldCa80020048

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