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Family encyclopedia of American history

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Published by Reader"s Digest Association in Pleasantville, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Encyclopedias.,
    • United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesReader"s digest.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE174 .F35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1370 p. :
      Number of Pages1370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5053871M
      LC Control Number74015994

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