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2 edition of The story of a storm found in the catalog.

The story of a storm

The story of a storm

a history of the great tornado at Pomeroy, Calhoun County, Iowa, July 6, 1893.

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Published by The H. O. Shepard company, printers in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pomeroy, Ia. Tornado, 1893.
    • Subjects:
    • Pomeroy, Ia. Tornado, 1893.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF629.P7 S8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., [3]-228, [17] p.
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6524975M
      LC Control Number10029845
      OCLC/WorldCa3687833

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