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plain story of American history by John Spencer Bassett

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



  • United States


  • United States -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Spencer Bassett...
LC ClassificationsE178.1 .B3
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, [1] 545 p.
Number of Pages545
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6585157M
LC Control Number16005714

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