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Franklin Pierce and Edmund Burke

Henry Harrison Metcalf

Franklin Pierce and Edmund Burke

a President and a president-maker

by Henry Harrison Metcalf

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Published in Concord, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pierce, Franklin, -- 1804-1869,,
  • Burke, Edmund, -- 1809-1882,

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry H. Metcalf.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22003281M


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