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The American Nepos a collection of the lives of the most remarkable and the most eminent men, who have contributed to discovery, the settlement, and the independence of America

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Published by A. Miltenberger and Joen Vance & Co. in [Baltimore, Md.] .
Written in English

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  • United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Statementcalculated for the use of schools.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 24463.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination408 p.
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15609582M

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