New perspectives on the American past.

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United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lec


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StatementEdited by Stanley N. Katz [and] Stanley I. Kutler.
ContributionsKutler, Stanley I., joint comp.
LC ClassificationsE178 .K2
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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LC Control Number69016550

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