Buffalo Girls by Larry McMurtry

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • West (U.S.),
  • General,
  • Calamity Jane,,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Westerns,
  • History,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Calamity Jane,
  • 1848-1950,
  • 1852-1903,
  • Fiction

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7663665M
ISBN 100671735276
ISBN 109780671735272

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