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Reconstruction in Texas by Charles W. Ramsdell

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Published by Columbia university, Longmans, Green & co., agents; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English


  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Texas,
  • Texas -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 319-320.

Statementby Charles William Ramsdell ...
SeriesColumbia University studies in the social sciences -- vol. 36, no. 1; whole no. 95.
LC ClassificationsH31 .C7 vol. 36, no. 1, F391.R18 .C7 vol. 36, no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination324 p.
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17769583M
LC Control Number10014657

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