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Lee"s tarnished lieutenant

William Garrett Piston

Lee"s tarnished lieutenant

James Longstreet and his place in southern history

by William Garrett Piston

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Longstreet, James, -- 1821-1904,
  • Confederate States of America. -- Army -- Biography,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Garrett Piston.
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23810426M
    ISBN 100820312290

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