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6 edition of The sunset of the Confederacy found in the catalog.

The sunset of the Confederacy

with maps

by Morris Schaff

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Cooper Square Press, Distributed by National Book Network in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia,
  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America
    • Subjects:
    • Appomattox Campaign, 1865.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- Confederate States of America -- Biography.,
    • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Peace.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Boston : John W. Luce and Co., 1912.

      Statementby Morris Schaff ; with a new introduction by Gary W. Gallagher.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE477.67 .S33 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 302 p. :
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3569498M
      ISBN 10081541210X
      LC Control Number2002071556
      OCLC/WorldCa49892448

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