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Published by Lee and Shepard, C.T. Dillingham in Boston, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes

Book details:

Edition Notes

Supplementary reading: p. 245.

Statementby Albert f. Blaisdell ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE655 .B63
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6549946M
LC Control Number12030779
OCLC/WorldCa1579522

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