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Copy of a letter written by the late Colonel Andrew Lewis,* of Montgomery county, Virginia, to the author of the preceding Memoir from the original communicated to me together with the Memoir, and now in my possession. [*He died in 1844.] "Sir, your letter of the 27th March, I received a few days ago. As you can see, the questions of history include the immediate and personal (how did I get here?), the broad and cultural (why do universities function as they do?) and the purely factual (what exactly did Columbus find?).

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Publisher: Buddy Books (January 2002)

ISBN: 1577657330

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