5 edition of Uncommon Americans found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -303) and index.
|Statement||edited by Timothy Walch ; foreword by John W. Carlin.|
|Series||Contributions in American history,, no. 200|
|Contributions||Walch, Timothy, 1947-|
|LC Classifications||E802 .U526 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, p. :|
|LC Control Number||2003042930|
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Uncommon Americans: Pencil Portraits of Men And Women Who Have Broken the Rules by Don Carlos Seitz (Author). An Amazon Best Book of the Month, June Cristina Henríquez’s powerful novel The Book of Unknown Americans captures readers with the quiet beauty of her characters and their profoundly wrought experiences as immigrants in America.
The story takes place in a run-down apartment building in Delaware, home to nine families who arrived in the States from various South and Central American Cited by: 1. Both Hoovers were dynamic, uncommon Americans who made enormous contributions to mankind, before, during, and after the presidency.
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Uncommon Americans: The Lives and Legacies of Herbert and Lou Henri Hoover. Edited by Timothy Walch. Westport, CT: Praeger, pp. Because this is not my time period, I hesitated before taking on this review.
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Contents: Foreword / John W. Carlin --Introduction / Timothy Walch --First t Hoover: political orphan / George H.
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