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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8509047M
ISBN 101425528562
ISBN 109781425528560
OCLC/WorldCa189077215

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