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Lincoln and the navy

Craig L. Symonds

Lincoln and the navy

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Published by Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin in [Wisconsin] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Craig L. Symonds
SeriesHistorical bulletin -- no. 62, Historical bulletin (Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin) -- no. 62.
ContributionsLincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin. Meeting
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE457.A1
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24441739M
LC Control Number2010398147
OCLC/WorldCa550576300

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