James A. Michener papers by James A. Michener

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  • Correspondence,
  • Politics and government,
  • Film and video adaptations,
  • Foreign correspondents,
  • Pennsylvania,
  • American literature,
  • Journalism,
  • Elections,
  • United States,
  • United States. Congress,
  • Election,
  • Pennsylvania. Commission for Legislative Modernization,
  • Presidents,
  • Art,
  • Asia Foundation,
  • United States. Advisory Commission on Information,
  • Stage adaptations,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • Korean War, 1950-1953

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The Physical Object
Pagination55,300 202 6 177 82.6
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25215593M
LC Control Number78032805

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