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heroes and battles of the American revolution

Frost, John

heroes and battles of the American revolution

or Thrilling stories and anecdotes of that eventful period.

by Frost, John

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Published by W. P. Hazard in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Anecdotes.

    • Edition Notes

      Added t.-p., illus.: Stories of the revolution.

      StatementBy a veteran soldier ...
      GenreAnecdotes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE292 .F93
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p.
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7018719M
      LC Control Number10011265
      OCLC/WorldCa7563136


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