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Duché letter to General Washington.

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Published by s.n. in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783

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      Other titlesRev. Jacob Duché"s letter to General George Washington.
      ContributionsWashington, George, 1732-1799., YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE216 .D8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination8 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6943510M
      LC Control Number04020073
      OCLC/WorldCa5899172

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