Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Leila J. Rupp, Susan K. Freeman|
|Series||The Harvey Goldberg series for understanding and teaching history, Harvey Goldberg series for understanding and teaching history|
|LC Classifications||HQ75.16.U6 U53 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 383 pages|
|Number of Pages||383|
|LC Control Number||2014009612|
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