by K.B. Upham in [Saunderstown, RI] (550 Shermantown Rd., Saunderstown 02874) .
Written in English
|Statement||compiled and edited by Kenneth B. Upham ; with chapters provided by George W. Hanson ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Upham, Kenneth B., Hanson, George W.|
|LC Classifications||GV825 .H57 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||165 p. :|
|Number of Pages||165|
|LC Control Number||95131486|
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