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Three Presidents and their books

Three Presidents and their books

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jefferson, Thomas, -- 1743-1826.,
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865.,
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. -- 1882-1945.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 106-129.

    Statementthe reading of: Jefferson [by] Arthur Bestor; Lincoln [by] David C. Mearns; Franklin D. Roosevelt [by] Jonathan Daniels.
    SeriesFifth annual Windsor lectures, Phineas L. Windsor lectures in librarianship -- 1953.
    ContributionsBestor, Arthur Eugene, 1908-, Mearns, David Chambers, 1899-, Daniels, Jonathan, 1902-1981.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176.1 .T48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 129 p.
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17760848M

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