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Glory Road

Bruce Catton

Glory Road

the bloody route from Fredericksburg to Gettysburg.

by Bruce Catton

  • 314 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army of the Potomac,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination416 p.
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23248450M


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