American intellectual history by Arthur Alphonse Ekirch

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  • United States -- Historiography,
  • United States -- Intellectual life,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- Bibliography

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Includes bibliography.

Book details

Statementby Arthur A. Ekirch.
SeriesPublication (Service Center for Teachers of History) -- no. 53
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. ;
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13528990M
LC Control Number63013617

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