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Coming of age in California

personal essays

by Gerald W. Haslam

  • 37 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Devil Mountain Books in Walnut Creek, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Haslam, Gerald W,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • California -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGerald Haslam ; foreword by Floyd Salas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.A724 Z463 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 90 p. ;
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2228991M
      ISBN 100915685078
      LC Control Number89081320

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