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2 edition of Oddball Illinois found in the catalog.

Oddball Illinois

Jerome Pohlen

Oddball Illinois

a guide to 450 really strange places

by Jerome Pohlen

  • 204 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Chicago Review Press, Incorporated in Chicago, Illinois .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Curiosities and wonders,
  • Guidebooks,
  • Local History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJerome Pohlen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF539.3 .P64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25122444M
    ISBN 109781613740323
    LC Control Number2011049472

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