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Fiction fights the Civil War

Robert A. Lively

Fiction fights the Civil War

an unfinished chapter in the literary history of the American people.

by Robert A. Lively

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical fiction, American.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Fiction -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 197-224.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS374.H5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination230 p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21459593M

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