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Institutions in Modern America

Ambrose, Stephen E.

Institutions in Modern America

Innovation in Structure and Process

by Ambrose, Stephen E.

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • History - U.S.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11206702M
    ISBN 100801800250
    ISBN 109780801800252

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