The Civil War in Louisiana.

by John D. Winters

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press in [Baton Rouge]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 534 Downloads: 692
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  • Louisiana

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  • Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [493]-515.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE565 .W54
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 534 p.
Number of Pages534
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5879107M
LC Control Number63009647
OCLC/WorldCa1391726

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