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Life in the Confederate Army

Watson, William

Life in the Confederate Army

being the observations and experiences of an alien in the South during the American Civil War

by Watson, William

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Southern States,
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Watson, William, b. 1826.,
    • Confederate States of America. Army -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Southern States -- Biography.,
    • Soldiers -- Scotland -- Biography.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, Scottish.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: London : Chapman and Hall, 1887.

      Statementby William Watson ; with an introduction by Thomas W. Cutrer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE605 .W34 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 456 p. ;
      Number of Pages456
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1272380M
      ISBN 100807120154
      LC Control Number95003688
      OCLC/WorldCa32051266

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