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Iron Afloat

William Still

Iron Afloat

by William Still

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University of South Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - Civil War,
  • Local history,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8375114M
    ISBN 100872494543
    ISBN 109780872494541
    OCLC/WorldCa11398968

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