Our fight with Tammany. by C. H. Parkhurst

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Published by Arno Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • New York (N.Y.)


  • Tammany Hall,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government -- To 1898

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1895 ed.

Book details

SeriesThe Rise of urban America
LC ClassificationsJS1239.Z7 1895c
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5445269M
ISBN 100405024703
LC Control Number73112566

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