Odyssey, West Virginia

Litwar, then and now by Lyle Collins

Publisher: L. Collins in [Inverness, Fla.]

Written in English
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  • Litwar (W. Va.),
  • West Virginia
  • Subjects:

    • Collins, Lyle, 1926- -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Collins, Lyle, 1926- -- Family.,
    • Litwar (W. Va.) -- Biography.,
    • Litwar (W. Va.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.,
    • Litwar (W. Va.) -- Genealogy.,
    • West Virginia -- History -- Miscellanea.
    • Edition Notes

      Memoirs of growing up in Litwar (McDowell County), West Virginia.

      Other titlesLitwar, then and now
      Statementby Lyle Collins.
      GenreBiography., Genealogy., Miscellanea.
      LC ClassificationsF249.L58 C65 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3640930M
      LC Control Number2002449904

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