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war in Florida

being an exposition of its causes, and an accurate history of the campaigns of Generals Clinch, Gaines, and Scott

by Woodburne Potter

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Published by Lewis and Coleman in Baltimore .
Written in English

  • Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby a late staff officer.
    LC ClassificationsE83.835 .P86
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6917999M
    LC Control Number02016806

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