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Blithe tomato by Mike Madison

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Published by Great Valley Books in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • California

Subjects:

  • Madison, Mike, 1947-,
  • Farm life -- California -- Anecdotes,
  • Farmers -- California -- Anecdotes,
  • Family farms -- California -- Anecdotes

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMike Madison ; drawings by Patrick McFarlin.
GenreAnecdotes.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS521.5.C2 M33 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3413150M
ISBN 101597140244
LC Control Number2005029276
OCLC/WorldCa62127749

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