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Mr. Lincoln"s Army.

by Bruce Catton

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885.,
    • United States. Army of the Potomac.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesHis The Army of the Potomac,, v. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE470.2 .C37 1962
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 363 p.
      Number of Pages363
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5844121M
      LC Control Number62001068

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Photographs from the American Civil War, or the War Between The States are seen here. I added clouds in some of them because doing so makes them easier to view.

I cleaned them up some for the same.