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Grand Expectations

The United States, 1945-1974 (Oxford History of the United States)

by James T. Patterson

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesOxford History of the United States
The Physical Object
Number of Pages829
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7388358M
ISBN 100195117972
ISBN 109780195117974

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