true story of U. S. Grant the American soldier, told for boys and girls by Elbridge Streeter Brooks

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  • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885

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Statementby Elbridge S. Brooks ...
SeriesOn cover: Children"s lives of great men
LC ClassificationsE672 .B87
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Pagination234 p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23350983M
LC Control Number04016999

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