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The intellectual construction of America

exceptionalism and identity from 1492 to 1800
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University of North Carolina Press , Chapel Hill
National characteristics, American, United States -- Civilization -- To 1783, United States -- Civilization -- 1783

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StatementJack P. Greene.
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LC ClassificationsE162 .G85 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1740855M
ISBN 100807820970
LC Control Number92046707

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AP’s unique position in every corner of the country makes for unmatched insight into the economic and social forces driving the American discourse in and beyond. Jack Philip Greene (born Aug in Lafayette, Indiana) is an American historian, specializing in Colonial American history and Atlantic history.

Greene received his Ph.D from Duke University in He spent most of his career as Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Johns Hopkins University’s history department. In he was a Alma mater: Duke University.

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