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Where the river runs

Victor Carl Friesen

Where the river runs

stories of the Saskatchewan and the people drawn to its shores

by Victor Carl Friesen

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Published by Fifth House, Fitzhenry & Whiteside in Calgary, AB, Allston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saskatchewan
    • Subjects:
    • Saskatchewan -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 461-470) and index.

      StatementVictor Carl Friesen.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.F772 W48 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 480 p. :
      Number of Pages480
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3599587M
      ISBN 101894004779
      LC Control Number2002327406

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