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Making the American self

Daniel Walker Howe

Making the American self

Jonathan Edwards to Abraham Lincoln

by Daniel Walker Howe

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, American,
  • Identity (Psychology) -- United States,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 1783-1865

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDaniel Walker Howe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169.1 .H769 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22983094M
    ISBN 109780195387896
    LC Control Number2009000982
    OCLC/WorldCa298541354

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