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Confederate war stories, 1861-1865

Walbrook D. Swank

Confederate war stories, 1861-1865

vignettes, anecdotes, tales, memoirs

by Walbrook D. Swank

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Published by W.D. Swank in Mineral, VA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Confederate States of America,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Confederate States of America -- History -- Anecdotes.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 95).

      StatementWalbrook D. Swank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE484 .S93 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p. ;
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1578094M
      LC Control Number91091145

      United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 11th (), United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 11th (), United States -- History Civil War, Regimental histories Publisher [Chicago] Veteran association of the regiment Collection newyorkpubliclibrary; civilwardocuments; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN.   This slim book contains, as the title suggests, short stories about the American Civil War, several of which appear to be memoirs rather than fiction. Bierce fought in the war on the Union side. Although I have read a number of Civil War books, I think this is the first that was written by a veteran of that s:

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