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Background for tomorrow, an American history

Bertha Davis

Background for tomorrow, an American history

by Bertha Davis

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Published by Macmillan in [New York] .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Bertha Davis, Dorothy S. Arnof [and] Charlotte Croon Davis.
      SeriesMacmillan American studies program
      ContributionsArnof, Dorothy S., joint author., Davis, Charlotte Croon, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.1 .D25
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 812 p.
      Number of Pages812
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4542079M
      LC Control Number77008929

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