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Published by Heyday Books in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936,
  • Journalists -- United States -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Statementforeword by Thomas C. Leonard.
SeriesA California legacy book
LC ClassificationsPN4874.S68 A3 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3410968M
ISBN 101597140163
LC Control Number2005027009

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