The Progressive movement; traditional reform.
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The Progressive movement; traditional reform. by Albert C. Ganley

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Progressivism (United States politics),
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 87-88.

SeriesNew perspectives in American history
LC ClassificationsE743 .G28
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p.
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5905038M
LC Control Number64003425

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