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Ambivalent Americans

the Know-Nothing Party in Maryland

by Jean H. Baker

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Party. Maryland

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJean H. Baker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK2341.A8 M35 1850
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 206 p. ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4905037M
    ISBN 100801819067
    LC Control Number76051813

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