Best little stories from the American Revolution

by C. Brian Kelly

Publisher: Cumberland House in Nashville, Tenn

Written in English
Published: Pages: 464 Downloads: 110
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Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Anecdotes,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Biography -- Anecdotes

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-451) and index.

StatementC. Brian Kelly ; with Select founding mothers by Ingrid Smyer-Kelly.
GenreAnecdotes, Biography
ContributionsSmyer-Kelly, Ingrid, 1927-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE209 .K44 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 464 p. ;
Number of Pages464
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23247313M
ISBN 101581820062
LC Control Number99018836

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