Writings on American history, 1955

Vol 2 of the annual report of the American Historical Association for the year 1957 by United States. National historical publications commission.

Publisher: U.S. government printing office in Washington

Written in English
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Statement[edited by] J R Masterson.
ContributionsAmerican historical association.
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Open LibraryOL20122248M

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