Andover in the Civil War the spirit and sacrifice of a New England town by Joan Silva Patrakis

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Andover (Mass. : Town) -- History -- 19th century,
  • Andover (Mass. : Town) -- History, Military -- 19th century,
  • Andover (Mass. : Town) -- Social conditions -- 19th century,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementJoan Silva Patrakis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF74.A6 P38 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22513745M
ISBN 109781596294370
LC Control Number2008037234
OCLC/WorldCa245022145

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