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8 edition of Portrait of America found in the catalog.

Portrait of America

A Cultural History of the Federal Writers" Project

by Jerrold Hirsch

  • 382 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Central government,
  • Cultural studies,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • 20th century,
  • National characteristics, American,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - 20th Century/Depression,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • History,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • Federal Writers" Project,
  • Historiography,
  • Intellectual life,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9616499M
    ISBN 100807828173
    ISBN 109780807828175

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