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A little short of boats

the fights at Ball"s Bluff and Edwards Ferry, October 21-22, 1861 ; a history and tour guide

by Morgan, James A. III.

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Ironclad Pub. in Ft. Mitchell, KY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Historic sites,
  • Leesburg Region (Va.),
  • Virginia,
  • Leesburg Region
    • Subjects:
    • Ball"s Bluff, Battle of, Va., 1861.,
    • Battlefields -- Virginia -- Leesburg Region -- Guidebooks.,
    • Historic sites -- Virginia -- Leesburg Region -- Guidebooks.,
    • Leesburg Region (Va.) -- Tours.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-299) and index.

      StatementJames A. Morgan III.
      GenreGuidebooks., Tours.
      SeriesDiscovering Civil War America series ;, v. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE472.63 .M83 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 308 p. :
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3296415M
      ISBN 100967377048
      LC Control Number2004020289
      OCLC/WorldCa56414348

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