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Franklin Delano Roosevelt, a memorial

Donald Porter Geddes

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, a memorial

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Published by Pitman Pub. Corp. in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D. -- 1882-1945

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    Statementedited by Donald Porter Geddes.
    Series[Pocket books, 300]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination249 p.
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23373957M


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