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Beanpoles & Cornstalks

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Published by Franklin Street Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Historical fiction,
  • History,
  • Military railroads,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12380376M
ISBN 101592990045
ISBN 109781592990047
OCLC/WorldCa64328861

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