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Recent America; conflicting interpretations of the great issues

Sidney Fine

Recent America; conflicting interpretations of the great issues

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- History -- Philosophy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Sidney Fine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE742 .F5 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 448 p.
      Number of Pages448
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5534000M
      LC Control Number67010519

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