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Nationality versus sectionalism. An estimate of the political crisis, the policy of the President, and the anomalous legislation of the Thirty-ninth Congress, with an appeal to the people on the duties and dangers of the hour. by J. B. Ferguson

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Published by McGill & Witherow, Printers in Washington .
Written in English



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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1869.

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StatementBy J. B. Ferguson ...
LC ClassificationsE666 .F35
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6537881M
LC Control Number11032061

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