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History as a literary art

Samuel Eliot Morison

History as a literary art

an appeal to young historians

by Samuel Eliot Morison

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Old South Association in Boston .
Written in English

  • Historiography,
  • Literature and history,
  • Historians -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSamuel Eliot Morison.
    SeriesOld South leaflets -- No. 1
    LC ClassificationsD13.2 M67 1948
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19033761M

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