American history in a box

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Published by Longman in New York .

Written in English

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  • United States -- History -- Sources.

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Two boxes of printed primary resources in reproduction, visual materials, and artifacts about American history.

Book details

Statement[compiled by] Julie Roy Jeffrey, Peter Frederick.
ContributionsJeffrey, Julie Roy., Frederick, Peter.
LC ClassificationsE173 .A728 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6779532M
ISBN 100321030052, 0321030060
LC Control Number00024230

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