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American themes

Esmond Wright

American themes

a selection of articles from History Today

by Esmond Wright

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Published by Oliver & Boyd in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p.[158]-162.

      Statement[edited and] with an original introductory essay by Esmond Wright.
      SeriesSelections from History today, 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.6 .W83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[7], 162 p.
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5650498M
      LC Control Number68088949

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