Reflections on some of the results of the late American war

by William L (William Leadbeater) Barrington

Publisher: Thomson Gale

Written in English
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  • History / Military / United States,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages42
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Open LibraryOL11970143M
ISBN 101432818015
ISBN 109781432818012

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