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Stories about famous men and women of our great country

containing the lives of almost fifty of our nation"s heroes and heroines ...

by Milton Hadley

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by National Publishing Co. in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Milton Hadley ...
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176 .H17
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., vii-x, 17-256 p.
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6932532M
      LC Control Number03025280
      OCLC/WorldCa20711602

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