John Brown and his men
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John Brown and his men with some account of the roads they traveled to reach Harper"s Ferry by Richard J. Hinton

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Published by Funk & Wagnalls Company in New York [etc.] .
Written in English


  • Brown, John, -- 1800-1859,
  • Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown"s Raid, 1859

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Edition Notes

Statementby Richard J. Hinton ...
SeriesAmerican reformers series, Library of American civilization -- LAC 12851., American reformers
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, [9]-752 p.
Number of Pages752
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13558981M
LC Control Number87544181

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