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The Civil War years

a day-by-day chronicle
  • 606 Pages
  • 0.68 MB
  • English
Gramercy Books , New York
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Chronology., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sou


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StatementRobert E. Denney ; foreword by Gregory J.W. Urwin.
LC ClassificationsE468.3 .D44 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination606 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL361433M
ISBN 100517189453
LC Control Number98021562

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