The Chinese American Family Album (American Family Albums)

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Civil War began in 1861, German immigrants again played a prominent role in the fighting. Educators of note include Horace Mann (1796–1859), Henry Barnard (1811–1900), and Charles William Eliot (1834–1926). It was changed slightly in 1799: "That the rights of the citizens to bear arms in defense of themselves and the State shall not be questioned." The Communists included some of labor’s most dedicated activists and organizers who contributed greatly to union organization.

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Publisher: Oxford University Press (May 28, 1998)

ISBN: 0195124219

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