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This glorious cause

Herbert Treadwell Wade

This glorious cause

the adventures of two company officers in Washington"s army

by Herbert Treadwell Wade

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hodgkins, Joseph, 1743-1829,
    • Wade, Nathaniel, 1750-1826,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Herbert T. Wade and Robert A. Lively.
      ContributionsLively, Robert A., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE275 .W16
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 254 p.
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6245583M
      LC Control Number58006110
      OCLC/WorldCa528895

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