Untold History of the Civil War

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .

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  • History - Military & Wars,
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

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Open LibraryOL11148596M
ISBN 10079105439X
ISBN 109780791054390

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