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American sketches

Walter Isaacson

American sketches

great leaders, creative thinkers, and heroes of a hurricane

by Walter Isaacson

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Isaacson, Walter,
  • Biographers -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • United States -- History -- Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWalter Isaacson.
    GenreBiography, Anecdotes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176 .I8 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24103893M
    ISBN 101439183449
    ISBN 109781439180648, 9781439183458
    LC Control Number2009041675

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