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Encyclopedia of the Civil War

Encyclopedia of the Civil War

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Published in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

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    StatementGeneral editor, John S. Bowman.
    ContributionsBowman, John S.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22111153M
    ISBN 100861249569
    OCLC/WorldCa29868977

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    The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from to , fought between the northern United States (loyal to the Union) and the southern United States (that had seceded from the Union and formed the Confederacy). The civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black Date: Ap – April 9, (3 years, days). Historical times illustrated encyclopedia of the Civil War by Faust, Patricia L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Historical Times Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Civil War - AbeBooks.

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