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Blockaders, refugees & contrabands

Civil War on Florida"s Gulf Coast, 1861-1865

by George E. Buker

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florida,
  • Gulf Coast (Fla.)
    • Subjects:
    • Florida -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.,
    • Gulf Coast (Fla.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-224) and index.

      Other titlesBlockaders, refugees, and contrabands.
      StatementGeorge E. Buker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE502.9 .B84 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 235 p. :
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1740609M
      ISBN 10081730682X
      LC Control Number92046425


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