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Inside the Spanish-American War

James M. McCaffrey

Inside the Spanish-American War

a history based on first-person accounts

by James M. McCaffrey

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish-American War, 1898,
  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Campaigns

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames M. McCaffrey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE715 .M367 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22659111M
    ISBN 109780786441501
    LC Control Number2008045664

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