Southern history of the war

by Edward Alfred Pollard

Publisher: Fairfax Press, Publisher: Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York

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  • Confederate States of America,
  • United States


  • Confederate States of America -- History.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Edition Notes

Statementby Edward A. Pollard.
LC ClassificationsE487 .P79 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 657, 598 p., [19] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages657
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2052265M
ISBN 100517228998
LC Control Number88030062

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