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Published by PublishAmerica .
Written in English


  • Romance,
  • War fiction,
  • History,
  • Romance - Historical,
  • Fiction - Romance,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • War & Military,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877),
  • United States - Civil War

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9307233M
ISBN 101588519465
ISBN 109781588519467

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