The Pocket Book Of Civil War Battle Sites From Manassas to Atlanta by Angus Konstam

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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8103685M
ISBN 100785819207
ISBN 109780785819202
OCLC/WorldCa60594571

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