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War of the Revolution in Virginia

Hugh F. Rankin

War of the Revolution in Virginia

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Published by Virginia Independence Bicentennial Commission in Williamsburg, Va. (Box JF, Williamsburg 23185) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Virginia -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 91.

      Statementby Hugh F. Rankin ; Edward M. Riley, editor.
      SeriesVirginia in the Revolution ;, 18
      ContributionsRiley, Edward M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE263.V8 R23 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 91 p. :
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3143615M
      LC Control Number82621137


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