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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Massachusetts

Subjects:

  • Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-324) and index.

StatementPhilip Ranlet.
SeriesAmerican university studies., v. 157
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF67 .R16 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination331 p. :
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1428294M
ISBN 100820424390
LC Control Number93039513

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