Cultural relations among the democracies. by Gardiner Howland Shaw

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SeriesUnited States. Dept. of State. Publication 1714. Inter-American series 22
ContributionsThomson, Charles A. 1893-1961., Schurz, William Lytle, 1886-1962.
LC ClassificationsF1418 .S5
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Paginationv, 20 p.
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL6444418M
LC Control Number42038097

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