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American debate

Marion Mills Miller

American debate

a history of political and economic controversy in the United States, with critical digests of leading debates

by Marion Mills Miller

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Slavery -- United States,
    • Public lands -- United States,
    • United States -- History,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Marion Mills Miller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183 .M63
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6590900M
      LC Control Number16021138
      OCLC/WorldCa2324717

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