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A history of the American Revolution

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John R. Alden.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE208 .A38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 541, xvi p.
    Number of Pages541
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23378221M
    LC Control Number69010201


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