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This glorious struggle

George Washington"s Revolutionary War letters
  • 312 Pages
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University of Virginia Press , Charlottesville
Statementedited by Edward G. Lengel
ContributionsLengel, Edward G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE203 .W298 2010
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination304p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24538598M
ISBN 139780813930237
LC Control Number2010024168
OCLC/WorldCa643568924

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