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Mapping American Culture (American Land & Life)

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Published by University Of Iowa Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Human Geography,
  • United States - General,
  • Sociology,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWayne Franklin (Editor), Michael Steiner (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8111774M
    ISBN 10087745518X
    ISBN 109780877455189

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