Where the American presidents lived including a guide to the homes that are open by Ellyn R. Kern

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Bibliography: p. 119-120.

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StatementEllyn R. Kern.
LC ClassificationsE176.1 .K44 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3791417M
ISBN 100942124006
LC Control Number81070751

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