France and North America: over three hundred years of dialogue
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France and North America: over three hundred years of dialogue proceedings. by Symposium of French-American Studies University of Southwestern Louisiana 1971.

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Published by University of Southwestern Louisiana in Lafayette .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • France,
  • Canada


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEdited by Mathé Allain and Glenn R. Conrad.
SeriesThe USL history series
ContributionsAllain, Mathé, ed., Conrad, Glenn R., ed.
LC ClassificationsE183.8.F8 S95 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 201 p.
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5472836M
LC Control Number73176038

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