The life and times of George Washington

by Samuel M. Smucker

Publisher: J.W. Bradley in Philadelphia

Written in English
Published: Pages: 432 Downloads: 50
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  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799

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Statementby Samuel M. Schmucker
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 77707
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxii, 432 p.
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16687395M

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