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Gentlemen in crisis the first century of the Union League of Philadelphia, 1862-1962 by Maxwell Whiteman

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Published by The League in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Union League of Philadelphia -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMaxwell Whiteman.
LC ClassificationsHS2725.P5 U648
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 386 p. :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5192705M
ISBN 10091581000X
LC Control Number75013693

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