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The Development of an American culture

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National characteristics, American.,
    • United States -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited with an introduction by Stanley Coben & Lorman Ratner.
      ContributionsCoben, Stanley., Ratner, Lorman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .D47 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 371 p. ;
      Number of Pages371
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3508971M
      ISBN 100312196652, 0312196660
      LC Control Number82060465

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