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Published by Forest Service, Southern Region, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Atlanta, Ga.?] .
Written in English


  • Forest reserves -- Recreational use -- Virginia.,
  • Wilderness areas -- Virginia -- Recreational use.,
  • Mount Rogers National Recreation Area (Va.),
  • Jefferson National Forest.

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Edition Notes

SeriesRecreation guide R8 -- RG 131., Recreation guide R8 (Atlanta, Ga. : 1990) -- RG 131.
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service. Southern Region.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (8 p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17750788M

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