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Faces of America
Roland M. Smith
Relates the history of the United States while attempting to create an appreciation for the many cultural groups composing our country and while attempting to help the reader develop a wide range of social studies skills.
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||Roland M. Smith, Eugene D. Levy, Martha H. Brown.|
|Contributions||Levy, Eugene D., Brown, Martha H.|
|LC Classifications||E178.1 .S65 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 726 p. :|
|Number of Pages||726|
|LC Control Number||83112403|
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