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Long Island Sound a history of its people, places, and environment by Marilyn E. Weigold

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Published by New York University Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.)


  • Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.) -- History.,
  • Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.) -- Economic conditions.,
  • Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.) -- Environmental conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementMarilyn E. Weigold.
ContributionsWeigold, Marilyn E.
LC ClassificationsF127.L8 W42 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 267 p. :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3303546M
ISBN 100814794009
LC Control Number2004044806

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