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Encyclopedia of the American Revolution, 2nd Edition (Library of Military History)

by Harold E. Selesky

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Patent, Trademark, Copyright,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - Revolutionary War,
  • Revolution, 1775-1783,
  • Military - United States,
  • 1775-1783, Revolution,
  • Encyclopedias

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7720785M
    ISBN 100684315130
    ISBN 109780684315133

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