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Myth and the American experience

Nicholas Cords

Myth and the American experience

by Nicholas Cords

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Glencoe Pub. Co in Encino, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • United States -- Historiography -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementNicholas Cords and Patrick Gerster. Vol. 1.
    ContributionsGerster, Patrick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE178.6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18785787M

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