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Minute glimpses of American cities

Herbert S. Kates

Minute glimpses of American cities

by Herbert S. Kates

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Published by Grosset and Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- United States -- History,
  • United States -- Description and travel,
  • United States -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    R30380

    Statementwith a foreword by Dr. John H. Finley.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23267439M

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