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4 edition of Under the Cuban flag found in the catalog.

Under the Cuban flag

or, The cacique"s treasure

by Frederick A. Ober

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Estes & Lauriat in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba
    • Subjects:
    • Cuba -- History -- Revolution, 1895-1898 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Fred. A. Ober..illustrated by L.J. Bridgman..
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.O123 U, PS2484.O2 U
      The Physical Object
      Pagination316 p.
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6989484M
      LC Control Number07033333
      OCLC/WorldCa3050440

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