A rebel"s recollections.

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Indiana University Press , Bloomington
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confede

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StatementIntrod. by David Donald.
GenrePersonal narratives, Confederate.
SeriesCivil War centennial series
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LC ClassificationsE487 .E32 1959
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p.
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Open LibraryOL6250446M
LC Control Number58012205
OCLC/WorldCa1678514

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A Rebel's Recollections Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Civil War period () Subject: Confederate States of America -- History Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Personal narratives, Confederate Subject: Eggleston, George Cary, Category: Text: EBook-No.

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