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The true American

by Joseph Coe

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by I. S. Boyd in Concord, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865 -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreSources.
    ContributionsUnited States. President.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE302.1 .C67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv p., 1 l.,
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23370549M
    LC Control Number09028349

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