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Custer"s Southern officer

John D. Mackintosh

Custer"s Southern officer

Captain George D. Wallace, 7th U.S. Cavalry

by John D. Mackintosh

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Published by Cloud Creek Press in Lexington, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wallace, George D., 1849-1890.,
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876.,
  • Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-181) and index.

    Statementby John D. Mackintosh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE83.876.W28 M33 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3571226M
    ISBN 100615120520
    LC Control Number2002090334

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