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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North Carolina,
  • United States,
  • North Carolina.

Subjects:

  • Soldiers -- North Carolina -- Correspondence.,
  • Soldiers -- North Carolina -- Diaries.,
  • American letters -- North Carolina.,
  • American diaries -- North Carolina.,
  • North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
  • North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Christopher M. Watford.
GenreCorrespondence., Diaries., Personal narratives.
ContributionsWatford, Christopher M., 1978-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE464 .C484 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3577108M
ISBN 100786413778, 0786414960
LC Control Number2002152909

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