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5 edition of Drawn With the Sword found in the catalog.

Drawn With the Sword

Reflections on the American Civil War

by James M. McPherson

  • 125 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Replica Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - Civil War,
  • History,
  • 1861-1865, Civil War,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • United States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9465256M
    ISBN 100735102724
    ISBN 109780735102729
    OCLC/WorldCa47824971

    The item Drawn with the sword: reflections on the American Civil War, James M. McPherson represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Indiana State Library. Buy Drawn with the Sword: Reflections on the American Civil War by James M McPherson online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

    Now when Joshua was near Jericho, he looked up and saw a man standing in front of him with a drawn sword in his hand. Joshua went up to him and asked, "Are you for us or for our enemies?" New Living Translation When Joshua was near the town of Jericho, he looked up and saw a man standing in front of him with sword in hand. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brooke, Jocelyn. Image of a drawn sword. New York, Knopf, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Excalibur Classic, Vol. 1 - The Sword is Drawn: Excalibur #; Excalibur Special Edition: November Excalibur Classic, Vol. 2 - Two-Edged Sword: Excalibur #; Excalibur: Mojo Mayhem: August Excalibur Classic, Vol. 3 - Cross Time Caper, Book 1: Excalibur # February Format: Ongoing series.


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