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Issues and ideas in America

Issues and ideas in America

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Intellectual life

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Benjamin J. Taylor and Thurman J. White.
      ContributionsTaylor, Benjamin J., White, Thurman J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .I86
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 380 p. ;
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4887875M
      ISBN 100806113278
      LC Control Number76018769

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