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Colonial Massachusetts a history by Benjamin Woods Labaree

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Published by KTO Press in Millwood, N.Y .
Written in English



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  • Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

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Edition Notes

StatementBenjamin W. Labaree.
SeriesA history of the American Colonies
LC ClassificationsF67 .L34
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 349 p. :
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4399271M
ISBN 100527187143
LC Control Number79000033

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