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The mammals of West Virginia Notes on the distribution of all our known native species by Fred Ernest Brooks

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Published by News-Mail Co. in Charlestown .
Written in English

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Paginationp. 9-30
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25614179M

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