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1846 PORTRAIT OF NATION

CHRISTMAN M

1846 PORTRAIT OF NATION

by CHRISTMAN M

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Published by Smithsonian .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • The Arts: General Issues,
  • World history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Smithsonian Institution,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • History - General History,
  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • United States - General,
  • 1783-1865,
  • Civilization,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8634932M
    ISBN 101560986743
    ISBN 109781560986744

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