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American First Ladies

Their Lives and Their Legacy

by Lewis L. Gould

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Biography: political,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Reference works,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Reference,
  • History Of Women (General),
  • U.S. President,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Political,
  • History / General,
  • Presidents,
  • Presidents" spouses,
  • Spouses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages686
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8047844M
    ISBN 100815325851
    ISBN 109780815325857
    OCLC/WorldCa33361430


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