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The taming of the slough

The taming of the slough

a comprehensive history of Peacock Springs

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Published by National Speleological Society in Huntsville, Ala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cave diving -- Florida -- Peacock Springs.,
  • Peacock Springs (Fla.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-139) and index.

    Statement[compiled by] Sheck Exley ; edited by Sandra Poucher ; contributing authors, Tom Morris, Gerald J. Murphy, Michael Poucher.
    ContributionsExley, Sheck., Poucher, Sandra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200.63 .T36 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination170 p. :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17920737M
    ISBN 101879961199
    LC Control Number2003102987
    OCLC/WorldCa56315099

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