History of the federal government, for fifty years
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History of the federal government, for fifty years from March, 1789 to March, 1839 by Alden Bradford

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Published by S.G. Simpkins in Boston .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States -- Politics and government.,
  • United States -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Alden Bradford.
LC ClassificationsE183 .B79
The Physical Object
Pagination480 p. ;
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6914662M
LC Control Number02008056

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