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America"s Smithsonian

I. Michael Heyman

America"s Smithsonian

Celebrating 150 Years

by I. Michael Heyman

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Smithsonian Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • Science,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • Reference,
  • United States,
  • Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides,
  • Social history,
  • Exhibitions,
  • 1970-,
  • Civilization

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8634948M
    ISBN 101560986999
    ISBN 109781560986997

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