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Published by Combined Books in Conshohocken, PA .
Written in English



  • Virginia


  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870 -- Pictorial works,
  • Lee, Robert E. 1807-1870 -- Homes and haunts -- Pictorial works,
  • Historic sites -- Virginia -- Pictorial works

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesRobert E. Lee
StatementChuck Lawliss.
LC ClassificationsE467.1.L4 L28 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL991792M
ISBN 100938289748
LC Control Number96030219

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