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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


  • United States -- History -- War of 1898.

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Edition Notes


StatementTheodore Roosevelt ; with a afterword by L. C. Powell.
SeriesA Signet classic -- 73
The Physical Object
Pagination215 p. :
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21492164M

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