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Places left unfinished at the time of creation

by John Phillip Santos

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Antonio (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • San Antonio
    • Subjects:
    • Santos, John Phillip -- Childhood and youth,
    • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- San Antonio -- Biography,
    • San Antonio (Tex.) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Phillip Santos.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF394.S2119 M5175 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 284 p. :
      Number of Pages284
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL32054M
      ISBN 100670868086
      LC Control Number99013228

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