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Lessons of war

the Civil War in children"s magazines
  • 259 Pages
  • 2.97 MB
  • English

SR Books , Wilmington, Del
War -- Literary collections., Children -- Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 19th century., American literature -- 19th century., Children"s periodicals, American., Children"s literature, American., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Literary collections., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile litera


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Statementedited by James Marten.
ContributionsMarten, James Alan.
LC ClassificationsPS509.W3 L47 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 259 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL355993M
ISBN 100842026541, 0842026568
LC Control Number98015798

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