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Travels on the western slope of the Mexican Cordillera

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Travels on the western slope of the Mexican Cordillera

in the form of fifty-one letters, descriptive of much of this portion of the republic of Mexico ; of some of its chief cities and towns; of the constitutional aspect and topographical features of that region; and of its productions and capabilities, embracing its commerce, agriculture, manufactures, industry, mineral and forest resources; as well as the manners and customs of the people

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Published by Whitton, Towne in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexico -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Cincinnatus.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 595, no. 6156.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1213 .W55
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxvi, [17]-438 p.
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15438811M
    LC Control Number87811098


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Travels on the western slope of the Mexican Cordillera: in the form of fifty-one letters, descriptive of much of this portion of the republic of Mexico ; of some of its chief cities and towns ; of the constitutional aspect and topographical features of that region ; and of its productions and capabilities, embracing its commerce, agriculture, manufactures, industry, mineral and forest.

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