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Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 161-164.

    SeriesTwayne"s world leaders series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4874.S68 H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169 p.
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5043380M
    ISBN 100805737219
    LC Control Number74003089


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