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A Russian looks at America

the journey of Aleksandr Borisovich Lakier in 1857 ; translated from the Russian and edited by Arnold Schrier, Joyce Story ; foreword by Henry Steele Commager ; introd. by Arnold Schrier.

by A. B. Lakier

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lakier, A. B. 1825-1870,
    • United States -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsSchrier, Arnold., Story, Joyce.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE166 .L23213
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxli, 272 p., [16] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4407973M
      ISBN 100226467953
      LC Control Number79011205

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