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Primary history of the United States of America.

by Egbert Guernsey

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Published by D. Burgess & co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE178.1 .G938
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, [9]-206 pp. illus. 17 x 15 cm.
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23327007M
    LC Control Number02005770

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