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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Robert R. Jones, Gustav L. Seligmann, Jr.
      ContributionsSeligmann, Gustav L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.6 .J582 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4114756M
      ISBN 100471078980, 0471078972
      LC Control Number80039484


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