Mr. Lincoln"s Washington
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Mr. Lincoln"s Washington selections from the writings of Noah Brooks, Civil War correspondent. by Noah Brooks

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Published by T. Yoseloff in South Brunswick [N.J.] .
Written in English



  • Washington (D.C.),
  • United States


  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.,
  • Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEdited by P. J. Staudenraus.
ContributionsStaudenraus, P. J., ed.
LC ClassificationsE501 .B85
The Physical Object
Pagination481 p.
Number of Pages481
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5534065M
LC Control Number67010591

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