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half not told the Civil War in a frontier town by Preston Filbert

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Published by Stackpole Books in Mechanicsburg, PA .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Saint Joseph (Mo.),
  • Missouri,
  • United States,
  • Saint Joseph.,
  • Saint Joseph

Subjects:

  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Missouri -- Saint Joseph.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Missouri -- Saint Joseph -- Sources.,
  • Saint Joseph (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Saint Joseph (Mo.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century.,
  • Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Social aspects.,
  • Saint Joseph (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.,
  • Saint Joseph (Mo.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Sources.,
  • Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPreston Filbert.
GenreSources.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF474.S18 F55 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 209 p. :
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3942108M
ISBN 100811715361
LC Control Number2001020869

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