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The history of the United States of America

from the plantation of the British colonies till their assumption of national independence

by Grahame, James

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Published by Blanchard and Lea in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Découverte et exploration,
  • Histoire,
  • Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Grahame
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 50767, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 50767
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination7 microfiches (325 fr.).
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25199084M
    ISBN 100665507674
    OCLC/WorldCa317888400

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