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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • American loyalists.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Historiography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEdited by Lawrence H. Leder.
SeriesThe Colonial legacy,, v. 1, A Torchbook library edition
ContributionsLeder, Lawrence H., ed.
LC ClassificationsE209 .L42 1971b
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5323646M
ISBN 10006136052X
LC Control Number72176340

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