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American dreams, lost and found

by Studs Terkel

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Interviews,
    • National characteristics, American,
    • United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStuds Terkel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT220 .T42
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 470 p. ;
      Number of Pages470
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4094902M
      ISBN 100394507932
      LC Control Number80007703

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