3 edition of Psychological moments in the lives of some great Americans improved found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||E176 .B35|
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|Pagination||2 p.l., -71 p.|
|Number of Pages||71|
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The Library of Congress--the world’s largest repository of knowledge and information--is beginning its multiyear “Celebration of the Book” with an exhibition, “Books That Shaped America,” opening June The exhibition is part of a larger series of programs, symposia and other events that explore the important and varied ways that books influence our lives.
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