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The political crisis.

by George L[ewis] Prentiss

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Published by F. Somers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1869.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Geo. L. Prentiss ...
    ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE668 .P92
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22890098M
    LC Control Number05001575

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