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America"s tragedy

James Truslow Adams

America"s tragedy

by James Truslow Adams

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sectionalism (United States),
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Truslow Adams ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE468 .A32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi p., 2 l., 415 p.
      Number of Pages415
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6311828M
      LC Control Number34032180
      OCLC/WorldCa2369098

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