walking tour of historic & renaissance Baltimore, with entertaining and educational vignettes by Donald T. Fritz

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Published by D.T. Fritz in [Baltimore, Md.] .

Written in English

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  • Baltimore (Md.)

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  • Baltimore (Md.) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Baltimore (Md.) -- Tours.,
  • Baltimore (Md.) -- History.

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Statementby Donald T. Fritz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/04859 (F)
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Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1606337M
LC Control Number91143872
OCLC/WorldCa24034647

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