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Hoosier Folk Legends by Ronald L. Baker

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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Folklore,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Indiana,
  • Legends,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesMidland Bks Series: No. 334
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9699374M
ISBN 100253203341
ISBN 109780253203342

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