Includes bibliographical references (p. 234).
|Other titles||Great Lakes|
|Statement||edited by Sara St. Antoine ; maps by Paul Mirocha ; illustrations by Trudy Nicholson.|
|Series||Stories from where we live|
|Contributions||St. Antoine, Sara, 1966-, Nicholson, Trudy H.|
|LC Classifications||PS561 .S76 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 242 p. :|
|Number of Pages||242|
|LC Control Number||2002071837|
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