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Two roads to Dodge City two colorful English writers, father and son, chronicle their wonderful journeys across America by Nicolson, Nigel.

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Nicolson, Nigel -- Travel -- United States.,
  • Nicolson, Adam, 1957- -- Travel -- United States.,
  • United States -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

StatementNigel and Adam Nicolson.
ContributionsNicolson, Adam, 1957-
LC ClassificationsE169.Z82 N53 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2740746M
ISBN 100060390646
LC Control Number86045675

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