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Encyclopedia of the United States in the twentieth century

Encyclopedia of the United States in the twentieth century

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York, London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Stanley I. Kutler ...[et al.].
ContributionsKutler, Stanley I.
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18361445M

Global America The United States in the Twentieth Century Robert C. McGreevey, Christopher T. Fisher, and Alan Dawley. Global America tells the story of how Americans were swept up in the swift-moving currents of twentieth-century world g on the latest research on the history of the United States in the world, it demonstrates how global interactions and developments transformed.


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