Intellectual life in America
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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States -- Intellectual life.

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Edition Notes

StatementLewis Perry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE169.1
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 461 p. ;
Number of Pages461
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21195688M
ISBN 100226661016

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