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Irish general

Paul R. Wylie

Irish general

Thomas Francis Meagher

by Paul R. Wylie

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meagher, Thomas Francis, -- 1823-1867,
  • United States. -- Army -- Biography,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography,
  • Irish Americans -- Biography,
  • Revolutionaries -- Ireland -- Biography,
  • Pioneers -- Montana -- Biography,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Biography,
  • Ireland -- History -- 1837-1901 -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPaul R. Wylie.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE467.1.M4 W95 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17568701M
    ISBN 109780806138473
    LC Control Number2007002881

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