Important facts about the national forests in California.
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Important facts about the national forests in California. by United States. Forest Service. California Region.

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Published in [San Francisco] .
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  • California.

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  • Forest reserves -- California.

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LC ClassificationsSD428.A2 C3 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5390039M
LC Control Number72601322

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