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Pennsylvania German literature changing trends from 1683 to 1942. by Earl Francis Robacker

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Paginationx, 217 p.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16367915M

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