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closing days about Richmond, or, The last days of Sheridan"s cavalry

Henry Edwin Tremain

closing days about Richmond, or, The last days of Sheridan"s cavalry

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Published by Priv. print. for the Clarendon Historical Society in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888.,
  • Appomattox Campaign, 1865.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe last days of Sheridan"s Calvalry.
    Statementby H. Edwin Tremain.
    SeriesClarendon Historical Society"s reprints., no. 15
    ContributionsDe Peyster, J. Watts 1821-1907.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE477.67 .T752
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6937084M
    LC Control Number04004281
    OCLC/WorldCa8578874

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