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Alcatraz, poems of the rock

Rich JoМ€rgensen

Alcatraz, poems of the rock

&, Mythic California, gold rush poems

by Rich JoМ€rgensen

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Published by R.E. Jörgensen in San Francisco, CA (559 Valencia St., Ste. 46, San Francisco 94110-1114) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California -- Poetry.,
    • Gold mines and mining -- California -- Poetry.,
    • California -- History -- 1846-1850 -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesMythic California, gold rush poems.
      StatementJörg.
      GenrePoetry.
      ContributionsJörgensen, Rich.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3560.O25 A79 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3656907M
      LC Control Number2002511342

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