by American Historical Association and the Organization of American Historians in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English
|Statement||by Sarah Drake Brown and John J. Patrick.|
|Contributions||Patrick, John J., 1935-, American Historical Association. Institutional Services Program., Organization of American Historians.|
|LC Classifications||D16.3 B835 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 219 p. :|
|Number of Pages||219|
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