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Some unknown facts of American history

Julian G. Hearne

Some unknown facts of American history

the saga of Governor Pierpont

by Julian G. Hearne

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Published by McClain Print. Co. in Parsons, W. Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Virginia,
  • Virginia,
  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Pierpont, Francis Harrison, 1814-1899,
    • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Virginia,
    • West Virginia -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865,
    • Virginia -- Politics and government -- Civil War, 1861-1865

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJulian G. Hearne, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF241 .H49 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 213 p., [5] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2417355M
      ISBN 100961815809
      LC Control Number87090754

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