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Published by Brassey"s in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States. Army. Cavalry -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 360-380) and index.

StatementEric J. Wittenberg ; foreword by Edward G. Longacre.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE492.5 .W58 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 390 p. :
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3672026M
ISBN 101574884425, 1574886509
LC Control Number2003001876

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