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Richard Hofstadter (1916-1970)

Lawrence Arthur Cremin

Richard Hofstadter (1916-1970)

a biographical memoir

by Lawrence Arthur Cremin

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Published by National Academy of Education in [Syracuse, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hofstadter, Richard, -- 1916-1970.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 11-12.

    Statementby Lawrence A. Cremin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE175.5.H55 C73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p.:
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19870709M

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