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The poet soldier.

A memoir of the worth, talent and patriotism of Joseph Kent Gibbons, who fell in the service of his country during the great rebellion.

by P. L. Buell

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Published by S.R. Wells in New York .
Written in English

  • Gibbons, Joseph Kent, 1840-1862.,
  • United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 34th (1862-1865)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy P.L. Buell. With an introduction by Nelson Sizer.
    ContributionsSizer, Nelson.
    LC ClassificationsE513.5 34th B
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17958589M
    LC Control Number11002757

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