Last Resting Places Being a Compendium of Fact Pertaining to the Mortal Remains of the Famous and Infamous by E. H. Breisacher

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  • Archaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology

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Number of Pages400
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Open LibraryOL11174203M
ISBN 100878500324
ISBN 109780878500321

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