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short history of the United States, 1492-1938

John Spencer Bassett

short history of the United States, 1492-1938

by John Spencer Bassett

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Spencer Bassett.
      ContributionsBassett, Richard Horace.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178 .B326 1939
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 1039 p.
      Number of Pages1039
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6386829M
      LC Control Number39012565
      OCLC/WorldCa1618479

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