The historic policy of the United States as to annexation by Simeon Eben Baldwin

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SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40031.
ContributionsAmerican Historical Association.
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Pagination[133]-158 p.
Number of Pages158
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Open LibraryOL13554242M

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