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|Statement||by LeRoy R. Hafen ... and Carl Coke Rister.|
|Series||Prentice-Hall books on history|
|Contributions||Rister, Carl Coke, 1889-1955, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||F591 .H2|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 698 p.|
|Number of Pages||698|
|LC Control Number||41004128|
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