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12 edition of The American century found in the catalog.

The American century

art & culture, 1900-1950

by Barbara Haskell

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Published by Whitney Museum of American Art in association with W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions,
  • Arts, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara Haskell.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsWhitney Museum of American Art.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6512 .H355 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination408 p. :
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL371320M
    ISBN 100393047237, 0874271223
    LC Control Number98032116

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