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The Americans, the colonial experience.

Daniel J. Boorstin

The Americans, the colonial experience.

by Daniel J. Boorstin

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National characteristics, American.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- To 1783.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsDaniel J. Boorstin Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE188 .B72
      The Physical Object
      Pagination434 p.
      Number of Pages434
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6248623M
      LC Control Number58009884

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