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American social history

Allan Nevins

American social history

by Allan Nevins

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Published by A. M. Kelley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National characteristics, American.,
    • British -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs.,
    • United States -- Description and travel.,
    • United States -- Foreign public opinion, British.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementas recorded by British travellers.
      SeriesAmerica through European eyes, Reprints of economic classics.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .N52 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 577 p.
      Number of Pages577
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5602973M
      LC Control Number68009764

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