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People in History

Susan K. Kinnell

People in History

An Index to U.S. and Canadian Biographies

by Susan K. Kinnell

  • 152 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by ABC-Clio Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries of biography (Who"s Who),
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Canada,
  • National Biographies,
  • Biography,
  • Indexes,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages600
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8382770M
    ISBN 100874364930
    ISBN 109780874364934


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