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A.C. Pickett"s private journal of the U.S.-Mexican War

Alexander Corbin Pickett

A.C. Pickett"s private journal of the U.S.-Mexican War

by Alexander Corbin Pickett

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Published by Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Central Arkansas Library System in Little Rock .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diaries,
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848,
  • United States,
  • American Personal narratives,
  • Soldiers,
  • United States. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 1st (1846-1847)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementtranscribed & edited by Jo Blatti
    ContributionsBlatti, Jo, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE411 .P53 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination145 p. :
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24903334M
    ISBN 101935106171
    ISBN 109781935106173
    LC Control Number2010046026

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