Winning and losing in the Civil War
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Winning and losing in the Civil War essays and stories by Albert E. Castel

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementAlbert Castel
LC ClassificationsE464 .C26 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 204 p. ;
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25324963M
ISBN 109781570039171
LC Control Number2012376594

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