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In search of progressive America

In search of progressive America

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Progressivism (United States politics),
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Michael Kazin ; with Frans Becker and Menno Hurenkamp.
    ContributionsKazin, Michael, 1948-, Becker, Frans., Hurenkamp, Menno, 1971-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK275 .I5 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16701342M
    ISBN 109780812220384
    LC Control Number2008012680

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