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The story of American history

Jacob Abbott

The story of American history

from the earliest settlement of the country to the establishment of the federal constitution

by Jacob Abbott

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Published by Harper & Brothers, publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHarper"s story books -- no. 15
    ContributionsLossing & Barritt, Harper & Brothers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE178.3 .A15 1856
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, [1], 14-160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25292927M
    LC Control Number2012658358

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