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American character a conversation; excerpts from the remarks of 28 participants in the Center"s conference inaugurating its study of the American character. by Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions.

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Published in [Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


  • National characteristics, American.

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Pagination47 p.
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL14086127M
LC Control Number62006324

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