Life in Dixie during the war. 1861-1862-1863-1864-1865. by Mary Ann Harris Gay

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Published by The Foote & Davies Co. in Atlanta, Ga .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate

Edition Notes

First edition, 1892.

Book details

StatementMary A. H. Gay.
GenrePersonal narratives, Confederate.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE605 .G29
The Physical Object
Pagination299 p.
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6918418M
LC Control Number02017916
OCLC/WorldCa3150339

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