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Banners to the breeze the Kentucky Campaign, Corinth, and Stones River by Earl J. Hess

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Kentucky,
  • Tennessee,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Corinth, Battle of, Corinth, Miss., 1862,
  • Stones River, Battle of, Murfreesboro, Tenn., 1862-1863,
  • Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns,
  • Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-242) and index.

StatementEarl J. Hess.
SeriesGreat campaigns of the Civil War
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE474.7 .H47 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 252 p. :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL40338M
ISBN 100803223803
LC Control Number99030826

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