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Scribner desk dictionary of American history.

Scribner desk dictionary of American history.

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesDesk dictionary of American history.
      ContributionsCharles Scribner"s Sons.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE174 .S36 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 631 p. ;
      Number of Pages631
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2851682M
      ISBN 100684181541
      LC Control Number84014019

      4 BIBLIOGRAPHY Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, CHAPTER FROM BOOK OF READINGS FOOTNOTE 17 John Stuart Mill, “Free Will, Man, and History,” in Readings in Philosophy, ed. John Herman Randall, Justus Buchler and Evelyn Urban Shirk (New York: Barnes &. The History E-Book Project is a collection of full-text books from the American Council of Learned Societies. See List of POD titles (print-on-demand for purchase). History Organizations and Societies is an eclectic collection of links to major (and less well known) historical organizations.

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      With this lively line of advertising Charles Scribner's Sons launches its long-time () staff member, editor of the Dic tionary of American Biography, the Dictionary of American His tory, the Atlas of American History and the Album of American History, as an . L and articles on U.S., history. DICTIONARIES Ref Adams, James T., ed. Dictionary of E Am eric an hi s t ory. N.Y., Charles Scribner's Sons, 4 - Svols. A43 Covers all of United States history from with the exception of'biographies. Supplements update this work. X ••'..' E Annals:>.


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