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Published by HarperCollinsPublishers in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Chronology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesAmerican facts and dates.
StatementGorton Carruth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE174.5
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 1039 p. ;
Number of Pages1039
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20945724M
ISBN 100062700456

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