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fighting men of the Civil War

Davis, William C.

fighting men of the Civil War

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Published by Salamander in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam C. Davis ; technical advisor, Russ A. Pritchard.
    SeriesRebels & Yankees
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE468
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22165205M
    ISBN 100861013956


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