By Greta Dutcher,Stephen Rowland
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This manhattan occasions bestseller via the writer of an evening to recollect explores the USA within the years among the Gilded Age and the start of the good struggle. Though impressive of their personal correct, the 1st fifteen years of the 1900s had the misfortune of being sandwiched between—and overshadowed by—the Gilded Age and the 1st international struggle.
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