The roaring twenties by Hal Marcovitz

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Published by ReferencePoint Press in San Diego, CA .

Written in English

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  • Social life and customs,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Other titlesRoaring twenties
Statementby Hal Marcovitz
SeriesUnderstanding American history series
LC ClassificationsE784 .M317 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25094980M
ISBN 101601522487
ISBN 109781601522481
LC Control Number2011045415

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