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history of the United States of America.

Intended for students in schools, academies, colleges, universities and at home, and for general readers.

by Robert Reid Howison

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Published by Everett Waddey Co. in Richmond .
Written in English

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  • United States
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    • United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Robert Reid Howison.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.1 .H86
      The Physical Object
      Pagination936 p. incl. front., illus. (ports., facsim.)
      Number of Pages936
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6913870M
      LC Control Number02005778
      OCLC/WorldCa5914798

      A People’s History of the United States, Present By Howard Zinn. Index 1. Columbus, The Indians, and Human Progress 2. Drawing the Color Line 3. Persons of Mean and Vile Condition 4. Tyranny is Tyranny 5. A Kind of Revolution 6. The Intimately Oppressed 7. As Long as Grass Grows or Water Runs.


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