Includes bibliographical references (p. 686-689).
|Other titles||Civil War journal of Sgt. Ambrose Armitage 8th Wisconsin Infantry|
|Statement||edited with annotations by Alden R. Carter.|
|Genre||Diaries, Personal narratives|
|Contributions||Carter, Alden R.|
|LC Classifications||E537.5 8th .A76 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 689 p. :|
|Number of Pages||689|
|LC Control Number||2009464049|
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