A soldier"s book

by Joanna Higgins

Publisher: Permanent Press in Sag Harbor, NY

Written in English
Cover of: A soldier
Published: Downloads: 162
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  • United States,
  • Andersonville (Ga.)
  • Subjects:

    • Andersonville Prison -- Fiction,
    • Prisoners of war -- Fiction,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction,
    • Andersonville (Ga.) -- Fiction
    • Edition Notes

      StatementJoanna Higgins.
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.I3574 S67 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL659133M
      ISBN 101579620094
      LC Control Number97004370

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