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50 American biographies

50 American biographies

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in Orlando .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Fifty brief biographies of prominent women and men from the United States" earliest days to the present.

      Edition Notes

      Rev. ed. of: 40 American biographies / Helen Miller Bailey. 1964.

      Other titlesFifty American biographies.
      Statement[editorial advisory board, Lloyd Chorley ... [et al.] ; contributing writer, Leonard Philip Poggiali].
      ContributionsChorley, Lloyd., Poggiali, Leonard Philip., Bailey, Helen Miller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT217 .A14 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 310 p. :
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1928690M
      ISBN 100153715901
      LC Control Number90143178
      OCLC/WorldCa21445412

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