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A treasury of great American speeches

our country"s life and history in the words of its great men.
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Hawthorn Books , New York
Speeches, addresses, etc., American, United States -- History -- Addresses, essays, lec

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StatementWith illus. from various historical periods.
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LC ClassificationsPS662 .H8
The Physical Object
Pagination364 p.
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Open LibraryOL5774272M
LC Control Number59012175
OCLC/WorldCa270476

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