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American Revolution Reference Library

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Rev. 59 (1989); Robert Dowlut, The Right to Arms, supra note 1; Robert Dowlut & Janet A. Due to the popularity of flying and private car ownership, the passenger rail network in the United States is only a shadow of what it once was in the 1920's, and while the United States continues to have the world's longest rail network, it is primarily used for freight transport these days. Operations in the days before patients could be "put to sleep" were torture to the surgeon as well as to the patient.

Pages: 600

Publisher: UXL; 1 edition (February 28, 2000)

ISBN: 0787638161

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