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American biographical encyclopedia

American biographical encyclopedia

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Published by P. W. Pollock in Phoenix, Ariz .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsPollock, Paul W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT220 .A53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5596069M
      LC Control Number68001722


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