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Published by Rutledge Hill Press in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Miscellanea.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-246) and index.

StatementWebb Garrison.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE468.9 .G375 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL797622M
ISBN 101558533664
LC Control Number95033602
OCLC/WorldCa33105061

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