Visions of America since 1492
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Published by Leicester University Press in London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Deborah L. Madsen.
ContributionsMadsen, Deborah L.
The Physical Object
Pagination(256)p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22325524M
ISBN 10071851470X

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