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history of American life

history of American life

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Civilization.,
  • United States -- History.,
  • United States -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArthur M. Schlesinger, Dixon Ryan Fox, editors; Ashley H. Thordike, Carl Becker, consulting editors.
    ContributionsSchlesinger, Arthur M. 1888-1965.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 v.
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17765243M

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