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Life of Washington

Benson John Lossing

Life of Washington

a biography, personal, military, and political.

by Benson John Lossing

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Published by Virtue and company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Benson J. Lossing ...
    ContributionsGriswold, Rufus W. 1815-1857.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312 .L88
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6573408M
    LC Control Number15002172
    OCLC/WorldCa1815931

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