Sam Houston by Sarah Barnwell Elliott

Cover of: Sam Houston | Sarah Barnwell Elliott

Published by Small, Maynard & company in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Houston, Sam, 1793-1863

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Statementby Sarah Barnwell Elliott.
SeriesAdded t.-p. engr.: The Beacon biographies of eminent Americans
LC ClassificationsF390 .H8544
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. l., ix-xix p., 1 l., 149 p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6775156M
LC Control Number00005031

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