Scouts, spies and heroes of the great Civil War including thrilling adventures, daring deeds, heroic exploits, wonderful escapes of spies, scouts, and detectives, with songs, ballads, anecdotes, witty sayings, watchwords, battle-cries, and humorous and pathetic incidents of the war by L. P. Brockett

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  • Spies.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes.,
  • United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals.,
  • United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Secret service.

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Statementby Capt. Joseph Powers Hazelton
GenreAnecdotes.
The Physical Object
Pagination512 p.
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24184150M
OCLC/WorldCa11767022

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