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General Washington"s dilemma

Katherine Mayo

General Washington"s dilemma

by Katherine Mayo

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American loyalists,
  • Military leadership

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesKennikat American bicentennial series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312.25 .M38 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p.
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24900224M
    ISBN 10080461332X
    LC Control Number77122868

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