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Kent State

what happened and why

by James A. Michener

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] James A. Michener.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLD4191.O72 M48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 559 p.
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5084679M
    ISBN 100394471997
    LC Control Number74155822

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