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Birds on the horizon

Stuart Williams

Birds on the horizon

wingshooting adventures around the world

by Stuart Williams

  • 276 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Countrysport, Inc. in Traverse City, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hunting.,
  • Shooting.,
  • Fowling.,
  • Game and game-birds.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStuart Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSK313 .W54 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1751124M
    ISBN 100924357282
    LC Control Number92074035
    OCLC/WorldCa31698334


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