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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English



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  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, Dutch.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1775-1783.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Influence.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jan Willem Schulte Nordholt ; translated by Herbert H. Rowen.
LC ClassificationsE269.D88 S3813 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 351 p. :
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3483135M
ISBN 100807815306
LC Control Number82002563

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