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life of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

Cooke, John Esten

life of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

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Published by Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lee, Robert E. -- 1807-1870

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 118.4)

    StatementBy John Esten Cooke.
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 118.4.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 577 p.
    Number of Pages577
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17498037M
    OCLC/WorldCa6829729


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