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America in the modern world

D. W Brogan

America in the modern world

by D. W Brogan

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Published by Hamish Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, American.,
  • United States -- Civilization.,
  • United States -- Relations (general) with foreign countries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementD.W. Brogan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p. ;
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19826901M

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