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dictionary of contemporary American history

1945 to the present

by Stanley Hochman

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Published by Signet in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- 1945- -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStanley Hochman and Eleanor Hochman.
      ContributionsHochman, Eleanor., Hochman, Stanley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE740.7 .H63 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 610 p. :
      Number of Pages610
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1188865M
      ISBN 100451178076
      LC Control Number94179142
      OCLC/WorldCa29234438

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