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6 edition of A Pioneer In Patagonia found in the catalog.

A Pioneer In Patagonia

The Remarkable Life Of Santiago de Larminat

by Miguel de Larminat

  • 372 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by El Ateneo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travelers,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13199283M
    ISBN 109874394404
    ISBN 109789874394408

    Upon the arrival of our overnight flights from the US, we boarded the hour flight from Santiago to Punta Arenas, Chile’s first permanent settlement in Patagonia—with only a faint reminder of its early pioneer days in the late s—and would slowly work our way north in the following days.


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