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The autobiography of Harry S. Truman

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Published by Colorado Associated University Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Robert H. Ferrell.
      ContributionsFerrell, Robert H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE814 .A32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 153 p. :
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4120803M
      ISBN 100870810901, 087081091X
      LC Control Number80066304


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