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Almanac for Americans

Willis Thornton

Almanac for Americans

by Willis Thornton

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Published by Greenberg in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Almanacs, American.,
    • United States -- History -- Chronology.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Willis Thornton; pictures by James Daugherty.
      ContributionsDaugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE174.5 .T5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination5 p. l., 3-418 p. incl. front., illus.
      Number of Pages418
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6424300M
      LC Control Number41023736

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      Michael Barone talked about The Almanac of American Politics , published by National Journal, the 30th annual J The New Americans: How . History: Tonkawa of the DeWitt colony, Anglo-Americans settled in the s. Mexican migration increased after County created from Bastrop and Gonzales counties and organized in ; named for frontiersman Mathew Caldwell.


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