The American way of life, a history

by Harold Underwood Faulkner

Publisher: Harper & Brothers in New York, London

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Harold Underwood Faulkner ... Tyler Kepner ... [and] Hall Bartlett ... maps by Emil Herlin ...
ContributionsKepner, Tyler, joint author., Bartlett, Hall, joint author.
LC ClassificationsE178.1 .F29
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 738 p.
Number of Pages738
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6429489M
LC Control Number41051595

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