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The disintegration of a confederate state

three governors and Alabama"s wartime home front, 1861-1865

by Malcolm Cook McMillan

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Published by Mercer in Macon, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Alabama.
    • Subjects:
    • Governors -- Alabama.,
    • Alabama -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMalcolm C. McMillan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE551 .M35 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2722789M
      ISBN 100865542120
      LC Control Number86016346


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