Remembering Alamo ... and other things along the way
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Remembering Alamo ... and other things along the way by Virgie V. Jones

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Published by Morris-Burt Press in Alamo, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • San Ramon Valley (Calif.)

Subjects:

  • San Ramon Valley (Calif.) -- History -- Miscellanea.,
  • San Ramon Valley (Calif.) -- Genealogy.,
  • San Ramon Valley (Calif.) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesHistorical persons & places ... in San Ramon Valley.
Statementby Virgie V. Jones.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF868.S2 J66
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5199472M
ISBN 100960089012, 0960089020
LC Control Number75022667

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