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Uncommon Americans

the lives and legacies of Herbert and Lou Henry Hoover

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.,
    • Hoover, Lou Henry, 1874-1944.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Presidents" spouses -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Married people -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-303) and index.

      Statementedited by Timothy Walch ; foreword by John W. Carlin.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesContributions in American history,, no. 200
      ContributionsWalch, Timothy, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE802 .U526 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, p. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3683350M
      ISBN 100275979962
      LC Control Number2003042930
      OCLC/WorldCa51726892

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