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At Lincoln"s side

John Hay"s Civil War correspondence and selected writings

by Hay, John

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hay, John, 1838-1905 -- Correspondence.,
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Friends and associates.,
    • Hay, John, 1838-1905.,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Correspondence.,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Michael Burlingame.
      GenreCorrespondence., Biography., Personal narratives.
      ContributionsBurlingame, Michael, 1941-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE664.H41 A4 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 294 p. :
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL40455M
      ISBN 100809322935
      LC Control Number99031085

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