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The Lithuanians in America, 1651-1975

a chronology & fact book

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Published by Oceana Publications in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lithuanian Americans -- History -- Chronology.,
  • Lithuanian Americans -- History -- Sources.,
  • Lithuanian Americans -- History.

  • About the Edition

    A chronology of Lithuanians in America from the 17th century to the present accompanied by pertinent documents.

    Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and edited by Algirdas M. Budreckis.
    SeriesEthnic chronology series ;, no. 21
    ContributionsBudreckis, Algirdas M., 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.L7 L58
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 174 p. ;
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4878799M
    ISBN 100379005174
    LC Control Number76006680


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