Runaway star: an appreciation of Henry Adams.
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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Adams, Henry, 1838-1918,
  • Historians -- United States -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 245-265.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE175.5 .A175
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 270 p.
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6093213M
LC Control Number51010524

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