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The Prelinger Library is a private research library open to the public, located in downtown San Francisco. Its collections encompass some 50,000 books, periodical volumes and printed ephemera. The Prelinger Library is currently curating this online collection of public domain materials in key subject areas.

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Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1960-1969 is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1960 through December 31, 1969.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1950-1959, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1950 through December 31, 1959.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1940-1949, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M from January 1, 1940 through December 31, 1949.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
Mar 19, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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Motion Pictures, 1912-1939, is a cumulative catalog listing works registered in the Copyright Office in Classes L and M between August 24, 1912 and December 31, 1939.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes...
Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
Copyright Records
Mar 18, 2013 Library of Congress, Copyright Office
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This catalog of motion pictures copyrighted in the United States includes all motion pictures registered from January 9, 1894 to January 23, 1913.  The entries contained in this volume may not reflect the complete Copyright Office record pertaining to a particular work.  Contact the U.S. Copyright Office for information about any additional records that may exist.  Although limited word searching of this volume is available, users are also advised to refer to the indexes included in the...
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Topic: Copyright Records - Motion Pictures
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Jul 24, 2012
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May 27 - June 2, 1937
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Jul 24, 2012 Mensch, Ernest Cromwell
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Map on p. [4] of cover
Topic: Bridges
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Nov 26, 2008 American Institute of Architects
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Nov 26, 2008 United States. Office of Civil Defense
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Topics: Nuclear bomb shelters, Air raid shelters
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Nov 26, 2008 United States. Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization
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Bibliography: p. [27]
Topics: Civil defense, Community and school
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Nov 25, 2008 United States. Federal Civil Defense Administration
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Topic: Atomic bomb
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Nov 25, 2008 United States. Federal Civil Defense Administration
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Publication AG-25-1
Topics: Church work, Civil defense
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Nov 25, 2008 United States. Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization
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"Official civil defense publications": p. 29-31
Topics: Civil defense, Community and school
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Nov 25, 2008 United States. Federal Civil Defense Administration
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Topics: Decontamination (from gases, chemicals, etc.), Radioactivity
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Nov 25, 2008 United States. Federal Civil Defense Administration
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Nov 25, 2008 United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation; United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary
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Topic: Espionage, Russian
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Oct 13, 2008 San Francisco (Calif.). Disaster Council and Corps
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Cover title
Topics: Emergency management, Civil defense, Evacuation of civilians
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Oct 13, 2008 Geddes, Norman Bel, 1893-1958; New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
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The exhibit, "a dramatization of future highway progress," was designed by Norman Bel Geddes
Topics: Exhibitions, Highway planning, Transportation
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Oct 13, 2008 Stanford Research Institute. Economics Research Division
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Oct 13, 2008 United States. Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization
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"MP-15."
Topics: Fallout shelters, Nuclear weapons
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Oct 13, 2008 United States. Office of Civil Defense
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"May 1959, reprinted September 1961"--V.p
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Topics: Atomic bomb, Radioactivity, Civil defense
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Oct 13, 2008 United States. Office of Civil Defense
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Topics: Civil defense, Radioactive fallout, Radioactivity, Civil Defense, Radiation Protection, Radioactive...
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Oct 13, 2008 Good Reading Rack Service, Inc.
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Topic: New York (N.Y.). Police Dept. [from old catalog]
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Oct 13, 2008 Vallow, Herbert Phillip
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Includes index
Topic: Police
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Oct 13, 2008 Higgins, Lois Lundell
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Policewomen
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Oct 10, 2008 General Motors Corporation
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"A glimpse behind the scenes at the General Motors Research Laboratories."
Topics: General Motors Corporation. Research Laboratories, Automobiles
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Oct 10, 2008 General Motors Corporation. Dept. of Public Relations; Stoller, Ezra; GM Technical Center
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Published on the occasion of the dedication of the General Motors Technical Center, May 16, 1956
Topics: GM Technical Center, Automobiles, Automobiles
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Oct 10, 2008 Blake, George W
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Topics: Police, Civil service
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Bibliography: p. 646-649
Topic: Police
Bibliography p. 101
Topic: Homicide
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Jun 25, 2007 Ford Motor Company
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Topics: Hunting -- North America, Fishing -- North America, Outdoor life
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Jun 25, 2007 Reck, Franklin Mering, 1896- [from old catalog] comp; Moss, William, 1923- [from old catalog] joint comp
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Topics: Camping. [from old catalog], Camps -- United States Directories. [from old catalog]
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May 31, 2007 Grant, Arthur Hastings, 1865- ed; Buttenheim, Harold Sinley, 1876- ed
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Dec. 1909 not published
Topics: Cities and towns, Cities and towns -- United States, Municipal government -- United States
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Apr 17, 2007 Seldes, George, 1890-
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Topics: Press -- United States, Propaganda, Radio broadcasting
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Apr 16, 2007 Floercky, Herbert Edward. [from old catalog]
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Topics: Geography, California -- Description and travel. [from old catalog]
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Apr 4, 2007 Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration of Northern California
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 694-698) and index
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Topics: Automobile travel -- California Guidebooks, Automobile travel -- Guidebooks, California --...
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Apr 4, 2007 Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)
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Topics: Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.), Chicago (Ill.) --...
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Mar 28, 2007 Katz, David, 1884-1953; Gaynor, Frank, 1911- tr
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Topic: Psychology
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Topic: Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)
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Mar 23, 2007 Stephens, Roger, 1889-
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Topics: Inter-American Highway, Mexico -- Description and travel, Central America -- Description and travel
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Feb 20, 2007 Symposium on Human Problems in the Utilization of Fallout Shelters (1960 : Washington,D.C.)
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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Nuclear bomb shelters -- Psychological aspects, Prisoners of war
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Feb 20, 2007 Baker, George W. (George Walter), 1915-; Cottrell, Leonard S. (Leonard Slater), 1899-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-169)
Topic: Civil defense -- United States
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Dec 6, 2006 May, Julian
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Topic: Nuclear energy
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Dec 6, 2006 American Legion. National Americanism Commission
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Topics: Communist Party of the United States of America, Communism -- United States 1917-, Propagenda,...
Topics: Atomic bomb, Nuclear energy
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Dec 6, 2006 Page, Arthur W. (Arthur Wilson), 1883-1960
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Topic: American Telephone and Telegraph Company
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Dec 1, 2006 Schrieke, B. J. O. (Bertram Johannes Otto), 1890-1945; Julius Rosenwald Fund
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The Chinese in California.--The Japanese in California.--Mexicans and Indians.--America and the alien.--The South and the Negro.--Negro education.--Prejudice or progress.--Appendix. Note on Filipino immigration.--Bibliography (p. 197-203)
Topics: African Americans, Asians -- United States, Mexicans -- United States, Indians of North America --...
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Dec 1, 2006 National Society of Penal Information (U.S.); Garrett, Paul W., b. 1888, joint ed; MacCormick, Austin Harbutt, b. 1893, joint ed
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Topic: Prisons -- United States
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Topic: Birds -- North America
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Nov 29, 2006 Pemberton, Lois, 1914-
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Topic: Hygiene, Sexual
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Nov 29, 2006 United States. Public works administration.
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Topics: United States. Public works administration., Public works -- United States
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Nov 29, 2006 New York Telephone Company
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Topic: Telephone
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Nov 21, 2006 McBrien, Jasper Leonidas, 1867- [from old catalog] ed
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Topic: Readers and speakers -- 1870- [from old catalog]
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Nov 21, 2006 Goldberger, Henry H. (Henry Harold), 1878-1969
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Topic: English language
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Nov 21, 2006 Blaisdell, Albert F. (Albert Franklin), 1847-1927; Physiology. [from old catalog]
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Nov 16, 2006 McKenzie, Roderick Duncan, 1885-1940; Institute of Pacific Relations. American Council; Institute of Pacific Relations. Conference (2nd : 1927 Honolulu, Hawaii)
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Topics: Chinese -- United States, Japanese -- United States, Emigration and immigration law -- United...
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Nov 15, 2006 Science Service.; Davis, Watson, 1896-
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Topic: Atomic bomb.
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Topic: Prisons
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Nov 14, 2006 Lumpkin, Katharine DuPre, 1897-; Douglas, Dorothy W. (Dorothy Wolff), 1890-1968, joint author
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Bibliography: p. 307-313
Topic: Child labor -- United States
Topic: Queens (New York, N.Y.) -- Description and travel
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Nov 13, 2006 Browder, Earl Russell, 1891-
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Topic: Communism -- United States 1917-
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Nov 10, 2006 Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Jersey
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Bibliography: p. 697-704
Topics: Automobile travel, New Jersey -- Guidebooks
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Nov 10, 2006 Thomas, Dorothy Swaine Thomas, 1899-; Nishimoto, Richard S. (Richard Shigeaki), 1904-1956; TenBroek, Jacobus
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Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
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Nov 10, 2006 Kindall, Sylvian G., 1893-
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"The Greatest discovery since fire and a million times more powerful-that's atomic energy. This book grimly warns that our measures of defense will be woefully inadequate to cope with the savagery of the atomic bomb."
Topic: Atomic bomb -- Safety measures
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"Books about New York": p. [625]-635
Topics: African Americans -- New York (State) New York, New York (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks, Harlem (New York,...
Topics: Earthquakes -- California San Francisco, Fires -- California San Francisco, San Francisco (Calif.)...
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Nov 9, 2006 Writers' Program. California
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"A selected reading list": p. 501-504
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Topics: San Francisco (Calif.) -- Guidebooks, San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
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Nov 8, 2006 West, Wallace; Mitchell, James P., joint author
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Topics: Soviet Union -- Description and travel, Soviet Union -- Politics and government 1917-1936
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Nov 8, 2006 Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952
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Topics: United States. Public Works Administration, Public works -- United States
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Nov 8, 2006 May, Stacy; Plaza Lasso, Galo, 1906- joint author
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Topics: United Fruit Company, Bananas
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Topics: United States of America, political and social history, after 1865, social ideas and movements,...
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Oct 26, 2006 Society for the psychological study of social issues. [from old catalog]; Watson, Goodwin Barbour, 1899- [from old catalog] ed
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Topics: Morale, Psychology
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Oct 25, 2006 Gold, Michael, 1894-1967
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Oct 25, 2006 Symes, Lillian, 1895-; Clement, Travers, joint author
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"Selected bibliography": p. 379-384
Topics: Socialism -- United States, Communism -- United States, United States -- Social conditions