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The struggle of the Confederacy

J. L. M. Curry

The struggle of the Confederacy

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Published by Southern History Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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StatementJ.L.M. Curry
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25578288M
OCLC/WorldCa21571865

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