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Mosby"s Rangers a record of the operations of the Forty-third battalion of Virginia Cavalry from its organization to the surrender by James Joseph Williamson

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Published by Sturgis & Walton in New York .
Written in English



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  • Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Battalion, Forty-third,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Virginia Cavalry -- 43rd Battalion

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Edition Notes

Statementby James J. Williamson ...
LC ClassificationsE581.6 43d .Wi
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 8-554 p.
Number of Pages554
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7010946M
LC Control Number09022853

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