The lives of the presidents of the United States embracing a brief history of the principal events of their respective administrations : to which is appended, the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution of the United States, Washington"s farewell address, a list of cabinet officers, and a table of the yearly expenditures of the general government by Benson John Lossing

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Statementby Benson J. Lossing
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 42122
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Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
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Open LibraryOL15567995M

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