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Governance of American empire

Franklin Chew Lun Ng

Governance of American empire

American colonial administration and attitudes, 1898-1917.

by Franklin Chew Lun Ng

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Published .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 45687
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[iii] 386 l.
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1368228M
LC Control Number92895524

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