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Rightful heritage

Douglas Brinkley

Rightful heritage

Franklin D. Roosevelt and the land of America

by Douglas Brinkley

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.),
  • Conservation of natural recources,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 638-717) and index.

    StatementDouglas Brinkley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE807 .B76 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 744 pages
    Number of Pages744
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27200579M
    ISBN 100062089234
    ISBN 109780062089236
    OCLC/WorldCa912382535


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About the Author Douglas Brinkley is the Katherine Tsanoff Brown Chair in Humanities and Professor of History at Rice University, a CNN Presidential Historian, and a contributing editor at Vanity Fair.

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