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6 edition of The White Pass found in the catalog.

The White Pass

gateway to the Klondike

by Roy Minter

  • 326 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Alaska Press in Fairbanks, Alaska .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska.,
  • British Columbia.,
  • Yukon Territory.
    • Subjects:
    • White Pass & Yukon Route (Firm),
    • Narrow gauge railroads -- Alaska,
    • Narrow gauge railroads -- British Columbia,
    • Narrow gauge railroads -- Yukon Territory

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoy Minter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF25.W5 M56 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination394 p., [48] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages394
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2075969M
      ISBN 100912006269
      LC Control Number88108598
      OCLC/WorldCa17341148

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