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Edge of the sword

the ordeal of carpetbagger Marshall H. Twitchell in the Civil War and Reconstruction
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Twitchell, Marshall Harvey., United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands -- Officials and employees -- Biography., United States. Army. Vermont Brigade, 1st (1861-1865) -- Biography., Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Louisiana., Politicians -- Louisiana -- Biography., Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950., Townshend (Vt.) -- Biography., Red River Parish (La.) -- Biogr

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Louisiana, Townshend (Vt.), Red River Parish (La.), Louis

StatementTed Tunnell.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF375 .T87 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 326 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6777487M
ISBN 100807126594
LC Control Number00012116

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