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A short history of the United States

Allan Nevins

A short history of the United States

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Allan Nevins and Henry Steele Commager.
      ContributionsCommager, Henry Steele, 1902- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178 .N44 1966
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 669, xxvi p.
      Number of Pages669
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5910797M
      LC Control Number64012329


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