America the fascinating

or, Seeing my country via the Omnibus college
  • 152 Pages
  • 4.52 MB
  • English
The Omnibus college , Winfield, Kansas
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Statementby Loda M. Hall ... with an outline of field study in American history by Jeannette M. Gordon.
ContributionsGordon, Jeannette M.
LC ClassificationsE169 .H17
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p. incl. front. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6743426M
LC Control Number30014521

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