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Indian War in the Pacific Northwest the journal of Lieutenant Lawrence Kip by Lawrence Kip

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English


  • Kip, Lawrence, 1836-1899,
  • United States. Army. Regiment of Artillery, 3rd,
  • Coeur d"Alene War, 1858 -- Personal narratives

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Edition Notes

Statementintroduction to the Bison Books edition by Clifford E. Trafzer.
LC ClassificationsE83.84 .K57 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 157 p. :
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL40732M
ISBN 100803277911
LC Control Number99031674

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