Ireland by bike 21 tours geared for discovery by Robin Krause

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-185) and index.

Book details

StatementRobin Krause ; [edited by Christine Duell ; maps by Robin Krause ; all photographs by Robin Krause, unless otherwise noted].
SeriesBy bike
ContributionsJohnson, Christine M. 1959-
LC ClassificationsGV1046.I73 K73 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL389256M
ISBN 100898866227
LC Control Number98053384

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