Forging America
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Forging America ironworkers, adventurers, and the industrious revolution by John BezЕЃs-Selfa

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, NY .
Written in English

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StatementJohn BezŁs-Selfa.
LC ClassificationsHD
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22569339M
ISBN 100801439930

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