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Empire and nation Letters from a farmer in Pennsylvania, John Dickinson. Letters from the Federal farmer, Richard Henry Lee. With an introd. by Forrest McDonald. by

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • United States.,
  • United States. -- Constitutional Convention,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Causes.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Financial questions.

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SeriesSpectrum book -- Classics in history series, S-CH-5
ContributionsDickinson, John, Letters from a farmer in Pennsylvania to the inhabitants of the British Colonies, Lee, Richard Henry, Observations leading to a fair examination of the system of government ... in a number of letters from the Federal farmer to the Republican
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 173 p. ;
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19589256M

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