National historic trails auto tour route interpretive guide : Utah-crossroads of the West by National Trails System. Intermountain Region

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Published by National Park Service, Dept. of the Interior in Salt Lake City? Utah] .

Written in English

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  • Trails,
  • Guidebooks,
  • Automobile travel,
  • Historic sites

Edition Notes

One map on folded leaf in back pocket.

Book details

Statementprepared by National Park Service, National Trails--Intermountain Region
LC ClassificationsF826 .N38 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. :
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24883892M
LC Control Number2010532243

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