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The contrapuntal civilization

The contrapuntal civilization

essays toward a new understanding of the American experience

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Published by Thomas Y. Crowell in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Michael Kammen.
ContributionsKammen, Michael.
The Physical Object
Pagination312p.
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21620701M
ISBN 100690215452

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