The Matador Land and Cattle Company. by William Martin Pearce

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .

Written in English

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Places:

  • West (U.S.)

Subjects:

  • Matador Land and Cattle Company.,
  • Cattle trade -- West (U.S.)

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 233-235.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9433.U52 M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 244 p.
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5909944M
LC Control Number64011321
OCLC/WorldCa1282900

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