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2 edition of America through British eyes. found in the catalog.

America through British eyes.

Allan Nevins

America through British eyes.

by Allan Nevins

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Published by P. Smith in Gloucester, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National characteristics, American.,
    • British -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs.,
    • United States -- Description and travel.,
    • United States -- Foreign public opinion, British.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .N52 1968
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 530 p.
      Number of Pages530
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5601390M
      LC Control Number68007989

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