4 edition of European acquaintance: being sketches of people in Europe. found in the catalog.
European acquaintance: being sketches of people in Europe.
John William De Forest
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 434.1)
|Statement||By J. W. De Forest.|
|Series||American culture series -- 434.1.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 p. ¾., iv, -276 p.|
|Number of Pages||276|
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Physical Description: 1 p. l., iv,  p. 19 cm. Locate a Print Version: Find in a library. The goals of the program are local, regional, and global. The program highlights Europe’s rich cultural diversity, celebrates its cultural ties, and brings people of different European backgrounds together.
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