6 edition of dictionary of contemporary American history found in the catalog.
|Statement||Stanley Hochman and Eleanor Hochman.|
|Contributions||Hochman, Eleanor., Hochman, Stanley.|
|LC Classifications||E740.7 .H63 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 610 p. :|
|Number of Pages||610|
|LC Control Number||94179142|
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