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Present tense the United States since 1945 by Michael Schaller

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English



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  • United States -- History -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMichael Schaller, Robert D. Schulzinger, Karen Anderson.
ContributionsSchulzinger, Robert D., 1945-, Anderson, Karen, 1947-
LC ClassificationsE741 .S24 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 536, 28 p. :
Number of Pages536
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3961517M
ISBN 100618170375
LC Control Number2001133341

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