An American epic by Herbert Clark Hoover - President of the USA (1929-1933)

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Published by Regnery in Chicago .

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StatementHerbert Hoover. Vol.2, Famine in forty-five nations; Organization behind the front, 1914-1923.
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Open LibraryOL21205766M

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