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Through war to peace

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Published by Pacific Press Publishing Co.] pub. for the author in [Oakland .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Sequel to his The village mystery.

      Statementby Benjamin F. Mason ...
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.M3825 T
      The Physical Object
      Pagination113 p.
      Number of Pages113
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6987029M
      LC Control Number07025601
      OCLC/WorldCa6519701


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