Lincoln-Douglas debate at Charleston, Illinois, September 18, 1858 by Charles H. Coleman

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Published by Eastern Illinois University in Charleston .

Written in English

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  • Charleston (Ill.)

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  • Lincoln-Douglas debates, 1858,
  • Charleston (Ill.)

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Statementby Charles H. Coleman.
SeriesEastern Illinois University bulletin no. 249
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE457.4 .C6 1963
The Physical Object
Pagination107 p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5083703M
LC Control Number74154805

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