American opinion regarding the South African War.

by Whitney Joseph Kenny

Written in English
Published: Pages: 142 Downloads: 344
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Subjects:

  • South African War, 1899-1902.,
  • Public opinion -- United States.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Relations -- United States.
The Physical Object
Pagination[iv], 142 leaves.
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16799134M

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