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6 edition of A history of American life found in the catalog.

A history of American life

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Published by Scribner in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History,
    • United States -- Social conditions,
    • United States -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Statementgeneral editor, Mark C. Carnes ; consulting editor, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
      ContributionsCarnes, Mark C. 1950-, Schlesinger, Arthur Meier, 1917-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178 .H6995 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1433 p. :
      Number of Pages1433
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL611634M
      ISBN 100684807238
      LC Control Number96207980
      OCLC/WorldCa35220456

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