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Address of Richard Henry Dana

by Dana, Richard Henry

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Published by National civil service reform league in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil service

  • Edition Notes

    Statementpresident of the National civil service reform league at its thirty-eighth annual meeting, Philadelphia, April 11, 1919
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK691 .D35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26441660M
    LC Control Number20000303

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6,Rome, Italy), American lawyer and author of the popular autobiographical narrative Two Years Before the Mast. Dana withdrew from Harvard College when measles weakened his eyesight, and he shipped to California as a sailor in August to regain his health.

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