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Reach of tide, ring of history

a Columbia River voyage

by Sam McKinney

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Published by Oregon Historical Society Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Columbia River,
  • Columbia River Valley,
  • Columbia River.
    • Subjects:
    • McKinney, Sam, 1927- -- Travel -- Columbia River.,
    • Sailing -- Columbia River.,
    • Columbia River -- Description and travel.,
    • Columbia River Valley -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSam McKinney ; illustrations by Elsa Warnick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF853 .M34 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 172 p. :
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2385017M
      ISBN 100875951961
      LC Control Number87013904
      OCLC/WorldCa16005652

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