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The roots of American civilization

Curtis P. Nettels

The roots of American civilization

a history of American colonial life.

by Curtis P. Nettels

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Published by Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775,
  • United States -- Civilization

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20333883M

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