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Published by Ginn and Company in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English


  • Americanization,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 749-765.

Statementcomp. and ed. by Philip Davis ... assisted by Bertha Schwartz.
ContributionsSchwartz, Bertha.
LC ClassificationsJV6455 .D3, JV6455 .D3
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 770 p.
Number of Pages770
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17640956M
LC Control Number20004542

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