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The Columbia encyclopedia supplement of illustrations

The Columbia encyclopedia supplement of illustrations

with a record of events 1950-56

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • Columbia encyclopedia -- Illustrations

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    Supplement to the 2d ed. of Columbia encyclopedia, 1956.

    Statementedited by William Bridgwater.
    ContributionsBridgwater, William.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63, 32 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23052552M
    OCLC/WorldCa5233229

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