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War ships for the southern confederacy report of public meeting in the Free-trade hall, Manchester by Union and Emancipation Society (Manchester, England)

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Published by Union and emancipation society in Manchester .
Written in English


  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Foreign public opinion.

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Edition Notes

Statementwith letter from Professor Goldwin Smith to the "Daily news.".
ContributionsSmith, Goldwin, 1823-1910.
The Physical Object
Pagination36p. ;
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18658149M

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