American life in literature

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Published for the United States Armed Forces Institute by Harper & Brothers , Madison, Wis
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Statementedited by Jay B. Hubbell.
SeriesWar department education manual ;, EM 114
ContributionsUnited States Armed Forces Institute.
LC ClassificationsPS507 .H8 1944
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6505369M
LC Control Number46025737

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