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Lee"s foreign legion

Thomas Walter Brooks

Lee"s foreign legion

a history of the 10th Louisiana Infantry

by Thomas Walter Brooks

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Published by T.W. Brooks in Gravenhurst, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Louisiana
    • Subjects:
    • Confederate States of America. Army. Louisiana Infantry Regiment, 10th.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-262) and index.

      Statementby Thomas Walter Brooks and Michael Dan Jones.
      ContributionsJones, Mike, 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE565.5 10th .B76 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 262 p.:
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL921190M
      LC Control Number95219036

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