Jefferson Davis, constitutionalist

his letters, papers, and speeches by Jefferson Davis

Publisher: AMS Press in [New York

Written in English
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  • Confederate States of America

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  • Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889.,
  • Confederate States of America -- History -- Sources.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: v. 10, p. 283-289.

Statementcollected and edited by Dunbar Rowland. Jackson, Printed for the Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History, 1923.
ContributionsRowland, Dunbar, 1864-1937, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE467.1 .D2594 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination10 v.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5760013M
ISBN 100404020003
LC Control Number71163682

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