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A leaf from history

report of J. Thompson, secret agent of the late Confederate government, stationed in Canada, for the purpose of organizing insurrection in the northern states and burning their principal cities

by Jacob Thompson

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Published by Union Republican Congressional Committee in S.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 49664, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 49664
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (7 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24654815M
ISBN 100665496648

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