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Reprint of the 1937 ed. published by Hillman-Curl, New York.
|Statement||by Clifton Cuthbert.|
|Series||The Labor movement in fiction and non-fiction|
|LC Classifications||PZ3.C97 An8, PS3505.U96 An8|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||281 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||281|
|LC Control Number||74022777|
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His Truman is a sometimes bigoted, often ill informed, and always inflexible leader who contrasts sharply with the man in David McCullough's Rockwellian portrayal.
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