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Myths and realities: conflicting values in America.

American Studies Association. Kentucky-Tennessee Chapter.

Myths and realities: conflicting values in America.

by American Studies Association. Kentucky-Tennessee Chapter.

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Published by [John Willard Brister Library] Memphis State University in Memphis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History.,
    • United States -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Berkley Kalin [and] Clayton Robinson.
      SeriesMVC bulletin,, no. 5
      ContributionsKalin, Berkley, 1936-, Robinson, Clayton, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.6 .A42
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p.
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5395086M
      LC Control Number72612738

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