America after the war by [Fowler, Robert Ludlow]

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Published by The Century company in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations

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Classifications
LC ClassificationsD619 .F58
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23272051M
LC Control Number18007371

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