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The centennial history of the Civil War. E. B. Long, director of research. by Bruce Catton

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Other titlesComing fury., Terrible swift sword., Never call retreat.
LC ClassificationsE468 .C29
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5825236M
LC Control Number61012502

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