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9 edition of The American Midwest found in the catalog.

The American Midwest

An Interpretive Encyclopedia


  • 56 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

  • American studies,
  • Reference,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • History - U.S,
  • Middle West,
  • North Central & Mid-West states,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Curiosities & Wonders,
  • United States - State & Local - Midwest

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRichard Sisson (Editor), Christian Zacher (Editor), Andrew R. L. Cayton (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages1890
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9862616M
    ISBN 100253348862
    ISBN 109780253348869

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