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The Shaping of Modern America

Vincent P. Desantis

The Shaping of Modern America

1877-1920 (Forums American History Series)

by Vincent P. Desantis

  • 71 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Forum Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • U.S. History - Late 19th Century (1877-1900),
  • U.S. History - Progressive Era (1900-1917),
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • 1865-1921,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8178487M
    ISBN 10088273136X
    ISBN 109780882731360

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