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5 edition of American Ground found in the catalog.

American Ground

Vistas, Visions, and Revisions

by

  • 327 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Paragon House Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History - General History,
  • History and criticism,
  • History - U.S.,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • United States - General,
  • Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert H. Fossum (Editor), John K. Roth (Editor, Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8601671M
    ISBN 101557780110
    ISBN 109781557780119

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