The Iron Man and the Mississippi Company of Morgans Raiders
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The Iron Man and the Mississippi Company of Morgans Raiders by Jim Power

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Published by AuthorHouse in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English


  • Webber, Thomas B. -- 1834-1869,
  • Morgan, John Hunt, -- 1825-1864,
  • Confederate States of America. -- Army. -- Kentucky Cavalry Regiment, 2nd,
  • Morgan"s Ohio Raid, 1863,
  • Soldiers -- Mississippi -- Marshall County -- Biography,
  • Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations,
  • Marshall County (Miss.) -- History, Military -- 19th century,
  • Marshall County (Miss.) -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-225).

StatementJim Power.
LC ClassificationsE564.6 2nd .P68 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23683880M
ISBN 109781438943107
LC Control Number2009900155

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