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The Island at the Center of the World

Author: Russell Shorto
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Vintage books edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Peter Minuit; Peter Stuyvesant; Adriaen van der Donck; Adriaen van der Donck; Peter Minuit; Peter Stuyvesant
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Shorto
ISBN: 1400078679 9781400078677
OCLC Number: 999571231
Notes: Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 2004.
Description: xiv, 384 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Russell Shorto.

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