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4 edition of history of New Jersey found in the catalog.

history of New Jersey

Thomas Francis Gordon

history of New Jersey

from its discovery by Europeans, to the adoption of the federal Constitution.

by Thomas Francis Gordon

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Published by D. Fenton in Trenton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Jersey -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Thomas F. Gordon.
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 457.8.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 339 p.
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17494042M
    OCLC/WorldCa6751661

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