Cumberland County - the community and its libraries by Andrew M. Sherling

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Published by Cumberland County Library System in [Carlisle, Pa.] .

Written in English

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  • Libraries -- Pennsylvania -- Cumberland County.,
  • Social surveys -- Pennsylvania -- Cumberland County.,
  • Cumberland (Pa. : County) -- Social conditions.

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Statementby Andrew M. Sherling ; graphics by Pearl M. Sherling.
ContributionsCumberland County Library System (Pa.)
The Physical Object
Pagination136 p. :
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21669009M

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