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Turning Points in World History - The American Revolution

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • United States,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American,
  • North America,
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • Humanities,
  • 1775-1783, Revolution,
  • History,
  • Revolution, 1775-1783

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7897506M
    ISBN 100737702389
    ISBN 109780737702385


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