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Voices of the American Revolution

Voices of the American Revolution

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Published by Bantam in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 240-246.

    Statement[compiled by] the Peoples Bicentennial Commission ; [major writer Ted Howard].
    ContributionsHoward, Ted., Peoples Bicentennial Commission.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE211
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 246p. :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21561645M
    ISBN 100552668907
    OCLC/WorldCa16303174

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