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Eccentric America

the Bradt guide to all that"s weird and wacky in the USA

by Jan Friedman

  • 69 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Bradt Travel Guides Ltd., Globe Pequot Press Inc. in Chalfont St. Peter, England, Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • Curiosities and wonders -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • United States -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [332]-334) and indexes.

      StatementJan Friedman.
      GenreGuidebooks.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE158 .F69 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 354 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages354
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3941343M
      ISBN 101841620238
      LC Control Number2001018791
      OCLC/WorldCa45799343

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