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Hamden, land of the sleeping giant

Rosalie Cohen

Hamden, land of the sleeping giant

a look at Hamden past

by Rosalie Cohen

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Published by R. Cohen in [Hamden] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hamden (Conn.)
    • Subjects:
    • Hamden (Conn.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 188).

      Statementcompiled and edited by Rosalie Cohen and Ronald Laperle.
      ContributionsLaperle, Ronald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF104.H2 C64 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1484994M
      LC Control Number93154014

      The Sleeping Giant An Ojibwa Legend. Standing on the shores of the City of Thunder Bay, one can look across the waters and see a great formation of land known as the Sleeping Giant. Mystery and legend surround this strange phenomenon of nature. A great tribe of Ojibways lived outside Thunder Bay on Isle Royale.


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