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One hundred or so

One hundred or so

North Dakota centenarians at the end of the 20th century

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Published by North Dakota Humanities Council in Bismarck .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Dakota
    • Subjects:
    • Centenarians -- North Dakota -- Biography.,
    • North Dakota -- Biography.,
    • North Dakota -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titles100 or so
      StatementEverett C. Albers & Rebecca J. Weisgerber, editors.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsAlbers, Everett C., Weisgerber, Rebecca J., North Dakota Humanities Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT253 .O54 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 103 p. :
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6798557M
      ISBN 100965457931
      LC Control Number00103834
      OCLC/WorldCa44871825

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