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Published by D.C. Heath in New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Citizenship.,
  • United States -- Social conditions.,
  • United States -- Economic conditions.,
  • United States -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

Includes index and bibliographies.

StatementF. Melvyn Lawson and Verna Kopka Lawson ; drawings by Charles Child.
ContributionsLawson, Verna Kopka, 1905-
LC ClassificationsE169.1 .L44
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 864 p. :
Number of Pages864
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6372578M
LC Control Number38018746

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