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Fallen Founder The Life of Aaron Burr by Nancy Isenberg

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Published by Viking Adult .
Written in English


  • U.S. Federal Government,
  • U.S. History - Revolution And Confederation (1775-1789),
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - U.S,
  • Political,
  • United States - 18th Century,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography,
  • Soldiers,
  • Statesmen,
  • United States,
  • Vice-Presidents

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages540
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7641754M
ISBN 100670063525
ISBN 109780670063529

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