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A Hoosier in the Mexican war

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Published by the author] in [Fort Wayne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wallace, Lew, -- 1827-1905

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    Statementprepared by the staff of the Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14694262M


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