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THE HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR IN THE UNITED STATES:  Its Cause, Origin,  Progress and Conclusion by  Samuel M Schmucker - First Edition - 1865 - from Gravelly Run Antiquarians and

THE HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR IN THE UNITED STATES: Its Cause, Origin, Progress and Conclusion

by Schmucker, Samuel M

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Philadelphia: Jones Brothers & Co.. Good with no dust jacket. 1865. First Edition. Hardcover. Pieces of cloth gone from spine ends, corners rubbed, front hinge cracked, foxing to prelims; Potraits, battle scenes, maps, and diagrams .


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