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Turmoil and tradition

Elting Elmore Morison

Turmoil and tradition

a study of the life and times of Henry L. Stimson.

by Elting Elmore Morison

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

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  • Stimson, Henry L. -- 1867-1950.

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    Other titlesTurmoil & tradition
    The Physical Object
    Pagination565 p.
    Number of Pages565
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16318431M

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