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The first American Revolution the American Colonies on the eve of independence. by Clinton Lawrence Rossiter

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775,
  • United States -- Civilization,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Causes

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesA Harvest book, 17
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE162 .R7
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6203435M
LC Control Number56013741

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