10 edition of The Oxford companion to American found in the catalog.
|Statement||Thomas H. Johnson in consulation with Harvey Wish.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||906|
|LC Control Number||66022263|
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Role of the court expert in patent litigation
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Comparative advantage of agricultural products
The Crossroads of Asia
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May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. With over 5, total entries, The Oxford Companion to American Literature reflects a dynamic balance between past and contemporary literature, surveying virtually every aspect of our national literature, from the Pulitzer Prize to pulp fiction, and from Walt Whitman to William F.
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Get this from a library. The Oxford companion to American history. [Thomas Herbert Johnson; Harvey Wish; United States. Public Health Service,] -- Consists of short, alphabetically arranged articles on people, events, places, social, political, and labor movements.
5 one of a pair of things that go together or can be used together A companion volume is soon to be published. 6 used in book titles to describe a book giving useful facts and information on a particular subject A Companion to French Literature see boon companion; See companion in the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary.The Oxford companion to the American musical: theatre, film, and television.
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