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America and two wars

Dexter Perkins

America and two wars

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Dexter Perkins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE744 .P38
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi p., 1 l., 213 p.
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6466359M
      LC Control Number44005554
      OCLC/WorldCa769022


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