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7 edition of The Borderland found in the catalog.

The Borderland

A Novel of Texas

by Edwin Shrake

  • 301 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Westerns,
  • Fiction / General,
  • General,
  • Westerns - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8143391M
    ISBN 100786884932
    ISBN 109780786884933
    OCLC/WorldCa46941311

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