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A-Z of modern America

Author: Alicia Duchak
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An A-Z of Modern America is a comprehensive cultural dictionary which defines contemporary America through its history and civilization. The book includes entries on key people from Presidents to Babe Ruth; American life, customs, clothing and education; legal, religious and governmental practices; and multiculturalism, minorities and civil rights." "An A-Z of Modern America offers accessible and lively definitions  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Dictionaries
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Encyclopedieën (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Duchak, Alicia, 1968-
A-Z of modern America.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1999
(DLC) 98034384
(OCoLC)39398765
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alicia Duchak
ISBN: 0203016009 9780203016008 9780415187558 0415187559 9780415187565 0415187567 0203184203 9780203184202 128033438X 9781280334382
OCLC Number: 51060928
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 405 pages)
Responsibility: Alicia Duchak.
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