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A synopsis of American history

Charles Grier Sellers

A synopsis of American history

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Published by I.R. Dee in Chicago .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles Sellers, Henry May, Neil R. McMillen.
      ContributionsMay, Henry Farnham, 1915-, McMillen, Neil R., 1939-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.1 .S46 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 506 p., [10] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages506
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1548340M
      ISBN 10092958774X
      LC Control Number91027806
      OCLC/WorldCa24219350


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