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Feel free to contact me with reference questions, comments, and suggestions for new materials.

  • Email: fransen@umn.edu
  • Twitter: jlfransen
  • Phone: 612-624-7446
  • Mail: 108 Walter Library
    117 Pleasant St. SE
    Minneapolis, MN 55455

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