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The roots of American civilization

Curtis P. Nettels

The roots of American civilization

a history of American colonial life

by Curtis P. Nettels

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Published by Allen & Unwin in New York, London, Appleton-Century-Crofts .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This ed. originally published, Appleton,1963.

StatementCurtis P. Nettels.
The Physical Object
Pagination748p.,ill.,24cm
Number of Pages748
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18894229M

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