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Abraham Lincoln and the United States

K. C. Wheare

Abraham Lincoln and the United States

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Published by Pub. by Hodder & Stoughton for the English Universities Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKenneth Clinton Wheare.
    SeriesTeach yourself history library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination xiv, 286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23848309M


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