Eyes of the nation a visual history of the United States by Vincent Virga

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Published by Knopf in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Pictorial works,
  • United States -- History

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementby Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley.
ContributionsBrinkley, Alan., Library of Congress.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE178.5 .V57 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 399 p. :
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL689554M
ISBN 100679443304
LC Control Number97036603
OCLC/WorldCa37457948

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