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A South Divided Portraits of Dissent in the Confederacy by David C. Downing

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Published by Cumberland House Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • History / United States,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Dissenters,
  • Political culture,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8784948M
ISBN 101581825870
ISBN 109781581825879
OCLC/WorldCa76939938

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