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Published by Savas Publishing .
Written in English


  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography: general,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • U.S. President,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War

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Edition Notes

ContributionsFrank J. Williams (Editor), William D. Pederson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8684201M
ISBN 101882810015
ISBN 109781882810017

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