10 edition of Constructing American lives found in the catalog.
|Statement||Scott E. Casper.|
|LC Classifications||CT34.U6 C37 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 439 p. :|
|Number of Pages||439|
|ISBN 10||0807824623, 0807847658|
|LC Control Number||98022056|
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