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Wartime Washington

the Civil War letters of Elizabeth Blair Lee

by Elizabeth Blair Lee

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Lee, Elizabeth Blair -- Correspondence.,
    • Wives -- United States -- Correspondence.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Virginia Jeans Laas ; foreword by Dudley T. Cornish.
      ContributionsLaas, Virginia Jeans.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE601 .L44 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 552 p. :
      Number of Pages552
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1867544M
      ISBN 100252018028
      LC Control Number90025762
      OCLC/WorldCa22911450

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