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Americanists at the Library of Congress.

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Americanists at the Library of Congress.

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Published by Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Library of Congress -- Officials and employees -- Directories.,
    • Americanists -- Washington (D.C.) -- Directories.,
    • Librarians -- Washington (D.C.) -- Directories.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ720.A45 D575 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 27 p. ;
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2101269M
      LC Control Number88149897

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