The Robert E. Lee reader.

by Stanley Fitzgerald Horn

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co. in Indianapolis

Written in English
Published: Pages: 542 Downloads: 295
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  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 523-526.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE467.1.L4 H77
The Physical Object
Pagination542 p.
Number of Pages542
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6051046M
LC Control Number49011582
OCLC/WorldCa528075

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