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Everyday life in twentieth century America

John Wendell Dodds

Everyday life in twentieth century America

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Published by Putnam, Batsford in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Louis B.Wright.
SeriesLife in America series
ContributionsWright, Louis B. 1899-
The Physical Object
Pagination256p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17261047M


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