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A glimpse of Sherman fifty years ago.

Maxwell Van Zandt Woodhull

A glimpse of Sherman fifty years ago.

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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Savannah (Ga.)
    • Subjects:
    • Sherman, William T. 1820-1891,
    • Savannah (Ga.) -- History -- Siege, 1864.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Companion Brevet Brigadier-General Maxwell Van Zandt Woodhull, read at the stated meeting of Dec. 2, 1914.
      SeriesMilitary order of the loyal legion of the United States. Commandery of the District of Columbia. War paper,, no. 97
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE464 .M54 no. 97
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 p.
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6573392M
      LC Control Number15002099
      OCLC/WorldCa3603843

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