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Kansas curiosities

quirky characters, roadside oddities & other offbeat stuff

by Pam Grout

  • 318 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kansas,
  • Kansas.
    • Subjects:
    • Curiosities and wonders -- Kansas.,
    • Kansas -- Miscellanea.,
    • Kansas -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementPam Grout.
      GenreMiscellanea., Guidebooks.
      SeriesCuriosities series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF681.6 .G76 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 274 p. :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3568868M
      ISBN 100762723297
      LC Control Number2002069760
      OCLC/WorldCa49799552

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